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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 10:34:00 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: 12%

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 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 60° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.35 meters/second, 1610.4 km/hour, 1000.7 miles/hour or 869.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.6"1000.59 miwest0° 11' 10.4"12.80 minorth1000.52 mi
24 hours11° 18' 50.4"779.36 mieast4° 15' 30.8"292.65 minorth829.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaWed 2:34 PM1241 km771 miles670 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleWed 3:34 PM1413 km878 miles763 nmEast E
MogadishuWed 1:34 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmWest W
ThiruvananthapuramWed 4:04 PM1819 km1130 miles982 nmEast-northeast ENE
Diego GarciaWed 4:34 PM1894 km1177 miles1023 nmSoutheast SE
AdenWed 1:34 PM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaduraiWed 4:04 PM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmEast-northeast ENE
MumbaiWed 4:04 PM2002 km1244 miles1081 nmNortheast NE
BengaluruWed 4:04 PM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmEast-northeast ENE
PuneWed 4:04 PM2042 km1269 miles1103 nmNortheast NE

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