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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 05:10:00 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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 27' South, Longitude: 76° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.40 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.86 miwest0° 00' 07.1"0.14 minorth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 01.3"951.36 miwest0° 07' 11.4"8.24 minorth951.71 mi
24 hours13° 42' 57.1"905.11 mieast3° 21' 37.9"231.07 minorth941.68 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 11:10 AM1203 km747 miles650 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 9:10 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisFri 9:10 AM2240 km1392 miles1209 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandFri 10:10 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmSouth S
MaleFri 10:10 AM2414 km1500 miles1304 nmNorth N
VictoriaFri 9:10 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 10:40 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmNorth N
AntananarivoFri 8:10 AM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmWest W
BengaluruFri 10:40 AM3368 km2092 miles1818 nmNorth N
JakartaFri 12:10 PM3530 km2193 miles1906 nmEast-northeast ENE

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