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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 8:44:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 08:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 13' North, Longitude: 75° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.73 miWest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 miNorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.0"1003.91 miWest0° 11' 54.8"13.64 miNorth1003.99 mi
24 hours11° 31' 41.7"797.41 miEast4° 39' 16.6"319.82 miNorth858.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addu CityTue 1:44 PM326 km202 miles176 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleTue 1:44 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KulhudhuffushiTue 1:44 PM775 km482 miles419 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 2:14 PM860 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboTue 2:14 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Diego GarciaTue 2:44 PM919 km571 miles496 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ThiruvananthapuramTue 2:14 PM923 km573 miles498 nmNorth N
KandyTue 2:14 PM941 km585 miles508 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiTue 2:14 PM1100 km684 miles594 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruTue 2:14 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmNorth N

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