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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 07:30:00 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 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 43' South, Longitude: 56° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.00 meters/second, 1562.4 km/hour, 970.8 miles/hour or 843.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.18 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.18 mi
1 hour14° 26' 39.8"970.65 miwest0° 09' 46.4"11.20 minorth971.05 mi
24 hours13° 01' 32.8"875.34 mieast4° 13' 35.9"290.52 minorth928.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisSat 11:30 AM721 km448 miles389 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 11:30 AM799 km497 miles432 nmSouth S
ToamasinaSat 10:30 AM902 km560 miles487 nmSouthwest SW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 11:30 AM992 km616 miles535 nmSoutheast SE
VictoriaSat 11:30 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmNorth N
AntananarivoSat 10:30 AM1116 km693 miles603 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 10:30 AM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSat 1:30 PM1882 km1169 miles1016 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamSat 10:30 AM2030 km1262 miles1096 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuSat 10:30 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmNorthwest NW

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