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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 07:20:00 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 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 45° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.06 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.88 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.88 mi
1 hour14° 25' 08.5"952.85 miwest0° 07' 26.2"8.52 minorth953.21 mi
24 hours13° 39' 43.3"902.85 mieast3° 26' 46.6"236.96 minorth940.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaFri 10:20 AM200 km124 miles108 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoFri 10:20 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirabeFri 10:20 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ToamasinaFri 10:20 AM456 km284 miles246 nmEast-southeast ESE
MamoutzouFri 10:20 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNorth N
FianarantsoaFri 10:20 AM511 km317 miles276 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MutsamuduFri 10:20 AM564 km350 miles304 nmNorth N
FomboniFri 10:20 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniFri 10:20 AM645 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NampulaFri 9:20 AM677 km421 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW

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