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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 07:00:00 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 07:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 35' South, Longitude: 76° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.27 meters/second, 1588.6 km/hour, 987.1 miles/hour or 857.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.45 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.7"986.97 miwest0° 11' 15.5"12.90 minorth987.32 mi
24 hours12° 25' 31.6"847.50 mieast4° 39' 53.4"320.56 minorth910.65 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 1:00 PM537 km334 miles290 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSun 12:00 Noon1564 km972 miles844 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 12:30 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth N
ColomboSun 12:30 PM1858 km1155 miles1003 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSun 12:30 PM2001 km1243 miles1080 nmNorth N
MaduraiSun 12:30 PM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 11:00 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 11:00 AM2413 km1500 miles1303 nmWest-northwest WNW
BengaluruSun 12:30 PM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmNorth N
ChennaiSun 12:30 PM2538 km1577 miles1370 nmNorth N

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