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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 5:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 13%

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 Thursday, February 7, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' South, Longitude: 59° 50' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.37 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.63 miWest0° 00' 04.1"0.08 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 01.0"937.82 miWest0° 04' 10.2"4.78 miNorth938.03 mi
24 hours14° 13' 10.8"926.06 miEast2° 16' 07.2"156.03 miNorth945.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisThu 9:20 AM250 km155 miles135 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Thu 9:20 AM376 km234 miles203 nmEast E
Saint-DenisThu 9:20 AM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoThu 8:20 AM1296 km806 miles700 nmWest W
VictoriaThu 9:20 AM1735 km1078 miles937 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaThu 11:20 AM1931 km1200 miles1042 nmNortheast NE
MoroniThu 8:20 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamThu 8:20 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandThu 10:20 AM2640 km1640 miles1425 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweThu 7:20 AM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmWest W

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