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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- 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: . 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 44%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.9"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 53.4"||947.83 mi||west||0° 05' 58.0"||6.84 mi||south||947.58 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 16.6"||914.33 mi||east||1° 50' 05.5"||126.21 mi||south||918.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 6:24 AM||263 km||164 miles||142 nm||SW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:24 AM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm||SW|
|Toamasina||Mon 5:24 AM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:24 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm||W|
|Victoria||Mon 6:24 AM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Mon 5:24 AM||1848 km||1148 miles||998 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:24 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm||NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:24 AM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:24 AM||2705 km||1681 miles||1461 nm||NW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 4:24 AM||2743 km||1704 miles||1481 nm||W|
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