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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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 04:20:00 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: 6%

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 Friday, February 8, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 33' South, Longitude: 88° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.15 meters/second, 1530.5 km/hour, 951.0 miles/hour or 826.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.85 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 24' 58.6"950.80 miwest0° 07' 05.6"8.13 minorth951.14 mi
24 hours13° 44' 10.6"905.97 mieast3° 19' 36.8"228.76 minorth941.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 10:20 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaFri 11:20 AM2361 km1467 miles1275 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungFri 11:20 AM2388 km1484 miles1290 nmEast-northeast ENE
Amsterdam IslandFri 9:20 AM2483 km1543 miles1341 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeFri 12:20 PM2681 km1666 miles1448 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurFri 12:20 PM2711 km1684 miles1464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 9:50 AM2862 km1779 miles1546 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleFri 9:20 AM2912 km1809 miles1572 nmNorthwest NW
PontianakFri 11:20 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmNortheast NE
DenpasarFri 12:20 PM3060 km1901 miles1652 nmEast-northeast ENE

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