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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.95 meters/second, 1562.2 km/hour, 970.7 miles/hour or 843.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 26.6"||16.18 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.18 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 39.2"||970.61 mi||west||0° 09' 45.7"||11.19 mi||north||971.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 01' 47.0"||875.58 mi||east||4° 13' 22.4"||290.29 mi||north||929.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 11:20 AM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm||S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 11:20 AM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm||SSW|
|Victoria||Sat 11:20 AM||1067 km||663 miles||576 nm||NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 10:20 AM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 1:20 PM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm||ENE|
|Moroni||Sat 10:20 AM||1682 km||1045 miles||908 nm||W|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 10:20 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 10:20 AM||2279 km||1416 miles||1231 nm||NW|
|Male||Sat 12:20 PM||2576 km||1601 miles||1391 nm||NE|
|Dodoma||Sat 10:20 AM||2642 km||1641 miles||1426 nm||WNW|
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