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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 Saturday, February 9, 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 90° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.5"968.90 miwest0° 09' 35.1"10.98 minorth969.30 mi
24 hours13° 05' 17.1"878.11 mieast4° 09' 57.0"286.35 minorth930.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BengkuluSat 12:10 PM1750 km1087 miles945 nmNortheast NE
JakartaSat 12:10 PM2023 km1257 miles1093 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:10 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaSat 11:10 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmWest-northwest WNW
SingaporeSat 1:10 PM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:10 PM2291 km1424 miles1237 nmNortheast NE
SurabayaSat 12:10 PM2581 km1603 miles1393 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:40 AM2582 km1605 miles1394 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 10:40 AM2588 km1608 miles1397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PontianakSat 12:10 PM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
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