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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 07:50:00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 46' South, Longitude: 77° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.71 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.9"999.18 miwest0° 11' 58.5"13.71 minorth999.42 mi
24 hours11° 53' 59.4"820.29 mieast4° 48' 10.7"330.01 minorth885.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 1:50 PM590 km366 miles318 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addu CityMon 12:50 PM629 km391 miles340 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 12:50 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 1:20 PM1326 km824 miles716 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboMon 1:20 PM1328 km825 miles717 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 1:20 PM1466 km911 miles792 nmNorth N
MaduraiMon 1:20 PM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNorth N
BengaluruMon 1:20 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth N
ChennaiMon 1:20 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 11:50 AM2400 km1491 miles1296 nmWest W

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