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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 7:10:00 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 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 47' South, Longitude: 61° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.88 meters/second, 1562.0 km/hour, 970.6 miles/hour or 843.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.18 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.5"970.40 miWest0° 09' 44.8"11.17 miNorth970.80 mi
24 hours13° 02' 04.7"875.74 miEast4° 13' 05.4"289.94 miNorth929.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:10 AM692 km430 miles374 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 11:10 AM814 km506 miles440 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 11:10 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 11:10 AM1198 km745 miles647 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaSat 1:10 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSat 10:10 AM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:10 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmWest W
MaleSat 12:10 PM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSat 10:10 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 10:10 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmWest-northwest WNW

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