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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 03:44:00 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: 32%

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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 12' South, Longitude: 54° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.30 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.60 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.9"935.39 miwest0° 02' 49.3"3.24 misouth935.25 mi
24 hours14° 22' 09.0"932.88 mieast0° 29' 27.0"33.76 misouth932.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Saint-PaulTue 7:44 AM158 km98 miles85 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-DenisTue 7:44 AM166 km103 miles90 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-PierreTue 7:44 AM197 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
Port LouisTue 7:44 AM363 km225 miles196 nmEast E
ToamasinaTue 6:44 AM537 km333 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoTue 6:44 AM698 km434 miles377 nmWest W
AntsirabeTue 6:44 AM733 km455 miles396 nmWest W
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Tue 7:44 AM985 km612 miles532 nmEast E
MoroniTue 6:44 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaTue 7:44 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmNorth N
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