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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 06:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 43' South, Longitude: 86° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.44 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 11.3"986.55 miwest0° 11' 13.6"12.86 minorth986.91 mi
24 hours12° 26' 29.0"848.27 mieast4° 39' 24.1"320.01 minorth911.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 12:20 PM1560 km969 miles842 nmWest W
BengkuluSun 1:20 PM1873 km1164 miles1011 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:50 AM1971 km1225 miles1064 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSun 11:50 AM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSun 11:20 AM2097 km1303 miles1132 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurSun 2:20 PM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 11:50 AM2270 km1410 miles1225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeSun 2:20 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmEast-northeast ENE
JakartaSun 1:20 PM2287 km1421 miles1235 nmEast E
MaduraiSun 11:50 AM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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