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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 08:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 37' South, Longitude: 66° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.82 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.5 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.3"999.43 miwest0° 11' 59.0"13.72 minorth999.66 mi
24 hours11° 53' 11.5"819.55 mieast4° 48' 08.7"329.97 minorth885.15 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 2:34 PM726 km451 miles392 nmEast-southeast ESE
Addu CityMon 1:34 PM861 km535 miles465 nmEast-northeast ENE
VictoriaMon 12:34 PM1221 km758 miles659 nmWest W
MaleMon 1:34 PM1249 km776 miles674 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramMon 2:04 PM1860 km1156 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
ColomboMon 2:04 PM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNortheast NE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 2:04 PM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 12:34 PM1975 km1227 miles1067 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaduraiMon 2:04 PM2063 km1282 miles1114 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisMon 12:34 PM2157 km1341 miles1165 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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