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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 03:04:00 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 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 22' South, Longitude: 49° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 25' 50.8"947.43 miwest0° 05' 53.6"6.76 misouth947.18 mi
24 hours13° 56' 09.7"914.96 mieast1° 48' 10.2"124.01 misouth918.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaMon 6:04 AM39 km24 miles21 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 6:04 AM238 km148 miles129 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeMon 6:04 AM326 km203 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
FianarantsoaMon 6:04 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouthwest SW
MahajangaMon 6:04 AM464 km288 miles251 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisMon 7:04 AM665 km413 miles359 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntsirananaMon 6:04 AM675 km419 miles364 nmNorth N
MamoutzouMon 6:04 AM781 km485 miles422 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisMon 7:04 AM844 km524 miles456 nmEast-southeast ESE
MutsamuduMon 6:04 AM891 km554 miles481 nmNorthwest NW

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