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Moon Light World Map

The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, February 4, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 17' South, Longitude: 61° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.91 meters/second, 1526.1 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.1"947.94 miwest0° 05' 59.2"6.86 misouth947.69 mi
24 hours13° 55' 01.2"914.15 mieast1° 50' 38.4"126.84 misouth917.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 6:14 AM237 km147 miles128 nmSoutheast SE
Port LouisMon 6:14 AM491 km305 miles265 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:14 AM718 km446 miles388 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoMon 5:14 AM1501 km933 miles810 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 6:14 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaMon 8:14 AM1676 km1041 miles905 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 5:14 AM2114 km1313 miles1141 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:14 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dar es SalaamMon 5:14 AM2744 km1705 miles1481 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleMon 7:14 AM2800 km1740 miles1512 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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