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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 25, 2013 at 19:26:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 25, 2013 at 19:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 32' North, Longitude: 69° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.81 meters/second, 1612.1 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 33.3"1001.62 miwest0° 11' 15.0"12.88 misouth1001.84 mi
24 hours11° 26' 38.9"789.13 mieast4° 36' 22.5"316.49 misouth851.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MaleTue 12:26 AM450 km279 miles243 nmEast E
KulhudhuffushiTue 12:26 AM460 km286 miles249 nmEast-northeast ENE
Addu CityTue 12:26 AM706 km439 miles381 nmSoutheast SE
ThiruvananthapuramTue 12:56 AM936 km582 miles505 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaduraiTue 12:56 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColomboTue 12:56 AM1181 km734 miles638 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteTue 12:56 AM1186 km737 miles640 nmEast-northeast ENE
BengaluruTue 12:56 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmNortheast NE
Diego GarciaTue 1:26 AM1353 km840 miles730 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AnantapurTue 12:56 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmNortheast NE

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