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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 02:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 20' South, Longitude: 54° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.77 meters/second, 1525.6 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 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"0.11 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 52.1"947.63 miwest0° 05' 55.9"6.80 misouth947.39 mi
24 hours13° 55' 42.4"914.64 mieast1° 49' 09.5"125.14 misouth918.24 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-DenisMon 6:44 AM299 km186 miles161 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisMon 6:44 AM374 km232 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
ToamasinaMon 5:44 AM540 km336 miles292 nmWest W
AntananarivoMon 5:44 AM741 km460 miles400 nmWest W
AntsirabeMon 5:44 AM805 km500 miles435 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 6:44 AM950 km590 miles513 nmEast E
MoroniMon 5:44 AM1414 km879 miles764 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaMon 6:44 AM1520 km944 miles821 nmNorth N
Dar es SalaamMon 5:44 AM2085 km1295 miles1126 nmNorthwest NW
LilongweMon 4:44 AM2268 km1409 miles1224 nmWest W
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