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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 05:40:00 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 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 01' South, Longitude: 82° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.39 meters/second, 1560.2 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.16 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.5"969.28 miwest0° 09' 37.6"11.03 minorth969.68 mi
24 hours13° 04' 29.0"877.52 mieast4° 10' 44.8"287.26 minorth930.15 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 11:40 AM1369 km850 miles739 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 10:40 AM2266 km1408 miles1224 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:10 AM2336 km1452 miles1261 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 11:10 AM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:10 AM2577 km1601 miles1392 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Amsterdam IslandSat 10:40 AM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmSouth S
JakartaSat 12:40 PM2754 km1711 miles1487 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port LouisSat 9:40 AM2790 km1734 miles1506 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kuala LumpurSat 1:40 PM2807 km1744 miles1516 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmNortheast NE

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