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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 04:34:00 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: 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 04:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 14' South, Longitude: 42° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.18 meters/second, 1505.4 km/hour, 935.4 miles/hour or 812.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.59 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.59 mi
1 hour14° 24' 25.8"935.11 miwest0° 02' 42.6"3.11 misouth934.98 mi
24 hours14° 22' 42.8"933.26 mieast0° 26' 38.6"30.55 misouth932.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraTue 7:34 AM385 km239 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AntsirabeTue 7:34 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast E
FianarantsoaTue 7:34 AM544 km338 miles294 nmEast-southeast ESE
AntananarivoTue 7:34 AM595 km370 miles321 nmEast-northeast ENE
NampulaTue 6:34 AM638 km396 miles345 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MahajangaTue 7:34 AM675 km419 miles365 nmNortheast NE
BeiraTue 6:34 AM753 km468 miles407 nmWest W
ToamasinaTue 7:34 AM810 km503 miles437 nmEast-northeast ENE
MamoutzouTue 7:34 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniTue 7:34 AM899 km559 miles486 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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