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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 05:30:00 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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 03' South, Longitude: 85° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.33 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.3 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.15 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.8"969.15 miwest0° 09' 36.7"11.01 minorth969.55 mi
24 hours13° 04' 45.1"877.72 mieast4° 10' 28.9"286.96 minorth930.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 11:30 AM1598 km993 miles863 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM2392 km1486 miles1291 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 11:00 AM2396 km1489 miles1294 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 10:30 AM2403 km1493 miles1297 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 12:30 PM2507 km1558 miles1353 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 12:30 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurSat 1:30 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:30 PM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:30 AM2742 km1704 miles1481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSat 9:30 AM3037 km1887 miles1640 nmWest-southwest WSW

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