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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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 07:10:00 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 phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 11, 2013 at 07:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 53' South, Longitude: 86° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.60 meters/second, 1607.8 km/hour, 999.0 miles/hour or 868.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.5"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 39.8"998.94 miwest0° 11' 58.0"13.70 minorth999.18 mi
24 hours11° 54' 43.2"820.97 mieast4° 48' 11.7"330.03 minorth886.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 12:40 PM1507 km936 miles814 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboMon 12:40 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Diego GarciaMon 1:10 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmWest W
MedanMon 2:10 PM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNortheast NE
BengkuluMon 2:10 PM1727 km1073 miles932 nmEast E
MaleMon 12:10 PM1781 km1106 miles962 nmNorthwest NW
ThiruvananthapuramMon 12:40 PM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurMon 3:10 PM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiMon 12:40 PM1897 km1178 miles1024 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeMon 3:10 PM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmEast-northeast ENE

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