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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 08:30:00 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 08:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 18' South, Longitude: 55° 02' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.68 meters/second, 1590.0 km/hour, 988.0 miles/hour or 858.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.47 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 28' 19.6"987.88 miwest0° 11' 19.6"12.97 minorth988.23 mi
24 hours12° 23' 23.5"845.77 mieast4° 40' 56.3"321.76 minorth909.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 12:30 PM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 12:30 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisSun 12:30 PM1281 km796 miles692 nmSouth S
MoroniSun 11:30 AM1315 km817 miles710 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntananarivoSun 11:30 AM1337 km830 miles722 nmSouthwest SW
MogadishuSun 11:30 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSun 11:30 AM1757 km1091 miles948 nmWest W
Diego GarciaSun 2:30 PM1928 km1198 miles1041 nmEast E
DodomaSun 11:30 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmWest W
NairobiSun 11:30 AM2204 km1369 miles1190 nmWest-northwest WNW

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