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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.

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

UTC time = Monday, February 4, 2013 at 2:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 21' South, Longitude: 51° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.71 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.8 miles/hour or 823.6 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' 51.3"947.51 miWest0° 05' 54.5"6.77 miSouth947.26 mi
24 hours13° 55' 58.8"914.83 miEast1° 48' 33.9"124.46 miSouth918.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 5:56 AM236 km146 miles127 nmWest W
AntananarivoMon 5:56 AM437 km271 miles236 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 6:56 AM490 km304 miles264 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeMon 5:56 AM511 km318 miles276 nmWest-southwest WSW
FianarantsoaMon 5:56 AM586 km364 miles317 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaMon 5:56 AM636 km395 miles343 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisMon 6:56 AM649 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouMon 5:56 AM922 km573 miles498 nmNorthwest NW
MoroniMon 5:56 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaMon 6:56 AM1575 km979 miles850 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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