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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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 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: 20%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 37' North, Longitude: 60° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.08 meters/second, 1595.1 km/hour, 991.1 miles/hour or 861.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.52 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.9"990.99 miwest0° 09' 57.4"11.41 minorth990.82 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.7"767.47 mieast3° 41' 56.1"254.25 minorth804.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuThu 2:24 PM736 km458 miles398 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatThu 3:24 PM1556 km967 miles840 nmNorth N
MaleThu 4:24 PM1607 km998 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
VictoriaThu 3:24 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenThu 2:24 PM1678 km1043 miles906 nmWest-northwest WNW
MumbaiThu 4:54 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
Abu DhabiThu 3:24 PM1747 km1086 miles943 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PuneThu 4:54 PM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNortheast NE
DubaiThu 3:24 PM1803 km1120 miles973 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MogadishuThu 2:24 PM1829 km1136 miles987 nmWest-southwest WSW

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