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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 03:34:00 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 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 25' South, Longitude: 42° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.54 meters/second, 1524.7 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.0"947.12 miwest0° 05' 50.2"6.69 misouth946.88 mi
24 hours13° 56' 50.4"915.44 mieast1° 46' 40.9"122.30 misouth918.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaMon 5:34 AM501 km311 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
MahajangaMon 6:34 AM504 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeMon 6:34 AM505 km314 miles273 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoMon 6:34 AM534 km332 miles288 nmEast E
ToliaraMon 6:34 AM561 km348 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FianarantsoaMon 6:34 AM588 km365 miles317 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouMon 6:34 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniMon 6:34 AM692 km430 miles373 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduMon 6:34 AM721 km448 miles390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaMon 6:34 AM732 km455 miles395 nmEast E

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