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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 Wednesday, February 13, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 11%

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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 51' North, Longitude: 89° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.58 meters/second, 1611.3 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"1001.12 miwest0° 11' 15.1"12.88 minorth1001.06 mi
24 hours11° 19' 28.9"780.55 mieast4° 17' 48.0"295.26 minorth831.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Banda AcehWed 3:34 PM609 km379 miles329 nmEast E
KalmunaiWed 2:04 PM934 km581 miles505 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedanWed 3:34 PM987 km614 miles533 nmEast E
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteWed 2:04 PM1125 km699 miles607 nmWest-northwest WNW
ColomboWed 2:04 PM1131 km703 miles611 nmWest-northwest WNW
Kuala LumpurWed 4:34 PM1327 km825 miles717 nmEast E
ChennaiWed 2:04 PM1393 km866 miles752 nmNorthwest NW
MaduraiWed 2:04 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest-northwest WNW
ThiruvananthapuramWed 2:04 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmWest-northwest WNW
YangonWed 3:04 PM1486 km923 miles802 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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