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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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 01:24:00 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: 34%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' South, Longitude: 87° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.67 meters/second, 1507.2 km/hour, 936.5 miles/hour or 813.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.61 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 misouth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 24' 34.4"936.21 miwest0° 03' 08.0"3.59 misouth936.06 mi
24 hours14° 20' 26.8"931.75 mieast0° 37' 16.0"42.73 misouth930.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaTue 7:24 AM2166 km1346 miles1169 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 6:24 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaTue 8:24 AM2583 km1605 miles1394 nmNortheast NE
BandungTue 8:24 AM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeTue 9:24 AM2951 km1834 miles1594 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurTue 9:24 AM2992 km1859 miles1615 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleTue 6:24 AM3097 km1924 miles1672 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 6:54 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthTue 9:24 AM3102 km1928 miles1675 nmEast-southeast ESE
Port LouisTue 5:24 AM3149 km1956 miles1700 nmWest W
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