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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 6:20:00 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 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 55' South, Longitude: 73° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.61 meters/second, 1561.0 km/hour, 970.0 miles/hour or 842.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.16 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.1"969.78 miWest0° 09' 40.9"11.09 miNorth970.18 mi
24 hours13° 03' 24.8"876.73 miEast4° 11' 47.9"288.46 miNorth929.73 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 12:20 PM738 km459 miles399 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 10:20 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSat 11:20 AM2000 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisSat 10:20 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 10:20 AM2214 km1376 miles1195 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:50 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:50 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:50 AM2511 km1560 miles1356 nmNorth N
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:20 AM2680 km1665 miles1447 nmSouth S
AntananarivoSat 9:20 AM2808 km1745 miles1516 nmWest-southwest WSW

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