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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 07:44:00 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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 41' South, Longitude: 53° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.07 meters/second, 1562.7 km/hour, 971.0 miles/hour or 843.8 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' 40.7"970.82 miwest0° 09' 47.7"11.22 minorth971.22 mi
24 hours13° 01' 10.4"875.07 mieast4° 13' 57.3"290.93 minorth928.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSat 10:44 AM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaSat 10:44 AM633 km394 miles342 nmSouthwest SW
AntananarivoSat 10:44 AM832 km517 miles449 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSat 11:44 AM834 km518 miles450 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 11:44 AM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MamoutzouSat 10:44 AM859 km534 miles464 nmWest W
AntsirabeSat 10:44 AM942 km585 miles508 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduSat 10:44 AM959 km596 miles518 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 11:44 AM1035 km643 miles559 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSat 10:44 AM1092 km678 miles589 nmWest W

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