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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 6:30:00 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 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 53' South, Longitude: 70° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.66 meters/second, 1561.2 km/hour, 970.1 miles/hour or 843.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.17 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miNorth16.17 mi
1 hour14° 26' 35.8"969.90 miWest0° 09' 41.7"11.11 miNorth970.30 mi
24 hours13° 03' 08.9"876.53 miEast4° 12' 03.5"288.76 miNorth929.63 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 12:30 PM746 km464 miles403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSat 10:30 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSat 10:30 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 10:30 AM1982 km1232 miles1070 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 11:30 AM2018 km1254 miles1089 nmNorth N
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 12:00 Noon2503 km1555 miles1352 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 12:00 Noon2505 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSat 9:30 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 12:00 Noon2564 km1593 miles1384 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Amsterdam IslandSat 11:30 AM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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