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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 07:30:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 07:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 30' South, Longitude: 69° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.41 meters/second, 1589.1 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.46 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.21 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.7"987.28 miwest0° 11' 16.9"12.92 minorth987.63 mi
24 hours12° 24' 48.8"846.92 mieast4° 40' 14.9"320.97 minorth910.20 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 1:30 PM401 km249 miles216 nmNortheast NE
MaleSun 12:30 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VictoriaSun 11:30 AM1642 km1021 miles887 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port LouisSun 11:30 AM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-DenisSun 11:30 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouthwest SW
ColomboSun 1:00 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 1:00 PM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramSun 1:00 PM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiSun 1:00 PM2349 km1460 miles1269 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSun 10:30 AM2588 km1608 miles1397 nmWest-southwest WSW
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