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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, February 8, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 8, 2013 at 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.50 meters/second, 1531.8 km/hour, 951.8 miles/hour or 827.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.0"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 02.4"||951.59 mi||west||0° 07' 13.7"||8.29 mi||north||951.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 27.5"||904.77 mi||east||3° 22' 26.1"||231.98 mi||north||941.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Fri 9:30 AM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 11:30 AM||1119 km||695 miles||604 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Fri 9:30 AM||1522 km||946 miles||822 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 9:30 AM||1746 km||1085 miles||943 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 9:30 AM||2263 km||1406 miles||1222 nm||NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 10:30 AM||2331 km||1449 miles||1259 nm||SSE|
|Male||Fri 10:30 AM||2397 km||1489 miles||1294 nm||N|
|Antananarivo||Fri 8:30 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Fri 11:00 AM||2838 km||1763 miles||1532 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Fri 8:30 AM||3121 km||1939 miles||1685 nm||W|
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