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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 02:14:00 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: 33%

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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 07' South, Longitude: 75° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.53 meters/second, 1506.7 km/hour, 936.2 miles/hour or 813.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.60 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 32.0"935.91 miwest0° 03' 01.3"3.47 misouth935.76 mi
24 hours14° 21' 04.6"932.17 mieast0° 34' 28.8"39.53 misouth931.28 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 8:14 AM1457 km905 miles787 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisTue 6:14 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:14 AM1968 km1223 miles1063 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisTue 6:14 AM2106 km1309 miles1137 nmWest W
MaleTue 7:14 AM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 6:14 AM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoTue 5:14 AM2952 km1834 miles1594 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 7:44 AM3024 km1879 miles1633 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisTue 7:14 AM3278 km2037 miles1770 nmSouth S
MoroniTue 5:14 AM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmWest W

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