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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 02:54:00 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 02:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 09' South, Longitude: 66° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.43 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 30.1"935.67 miwest0° 02' 56.0"3.36 misouth935.53 mi
24 hours14° 21' 33.7"932.49 mieast0° 32' 14.9"36.97 misouth931.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 6:54 AM279 km173 miles151 nmWest W
Port LouisTue 6:54 AM893 km555 miles482 nmWest W
Saint-DenisTue 6:54 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmWest W
Diego GarciaTue 8:54 AM1577 km980 miles852 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoTue 5:54 AM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmWest W
VictoriaTue 6:54 AM2066 km1284 miles1116 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandTue 7:54 AM2251 km1399 miles1215 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoroniTue 5:54 AM2609 km1621 miles1409 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleTue 7:54 AM2813 km1748 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamTue 5:54 AM3242 km2015 miles1751 nmWest-northwest WNW

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