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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 06:10:00 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 06:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 56' South, Longitude: 75° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.55 meters/second, 1560.8 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.8 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' 34.5"969.65 miwest0° 09' 40.0"11.08 minorth970.05 mi
24 hours13° 03' 40.9"876.93 mieast4° 11' 32.2"288.17 minorth929.84 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 12:10 PM815 km507 miles440 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 11:10 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:10 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 10:10 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:40 AM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:40 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaSat 10:10 AM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:40 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:10 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmSouth S
BengaluruSat 11:40 AM2983 km1853 miles1611 nmNorth N

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