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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 02:24:00 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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 18' South, Longitude: 59° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.86 meters/second, 1525.9 km/hour, 948.1 miles/hour or 823.9 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' 53.4"947.84 miwest0° 05' 58.2"6.84 misouth947.59 mi
24 hours13° 55' 15.1"914.31 mieast1° 50' 08.8"126.27 misouth918.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisMon 6:24 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 6:24 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-DenisMon 6:24 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoMon 5:24 AM1247 km775 miles673 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 6:24 AM1570 km976 miles848 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaMon 8:24 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 5:24 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamMon 5:24 AM2516 km1563 miles1359 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 5:24 AM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweMon 4:24 AM2771 km1722 miles1496 nmWest W
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