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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 03:24:00 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 03:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 44° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.59 meters/second, 1524.9 km/hour, 947.5 miles/hour or 823.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.6"947.22 miwest0° 05' 51.4"6.71 misouth946.98 mi
24 hours13° 56' 36.9"915.28 mieast1° 47' 10.8"122.87 misouth918.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirabeMon 6:24 AM278 km173 miles150 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoMon 6:24 AM283 km176 miles153 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaMon 6:24 AM332 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FianarantsoaMon 6:24 AM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaMon 6:24 AM478 km297 miles258 nmEast E
ToliaraMon 6:24 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouMon 6:24 AM622 km387 miles336 nmNorth N
FomboniMon 6:24 AM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth N
MutsamuduMon 6:24 AM692 km430 miles373 nmNorth N
NampulaMon 5:24 AM701 km436 miles379 nmWest-northwest WNW
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