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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 5:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
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 AM1372 km853 miles741 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 AM2342 km1455 miles1265 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 PM2809 km1746 miles1517 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeSat 1:40 PM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmNortheast NE

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