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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, October 7, 2013 at 09:42:00 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: 7%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 7, 2013 at 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 35' South, Longitude: 60° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.51 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.0 miles/hour or 836.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.05 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.05 mi
1 hour14° 26' 59.7"962.78 miwest0° 07' 10.0"8.21 misouth962.53 mi
24 hours13° 26' 59.0"896.16 mieast2° 24' 26.8"165.55 misouth905.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 1:42 PM549 km341 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
Port LouisMon 1:42 PM597 km371 miles323 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisMon 1:42 PM791 km492 miles427 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaMon 1:42 PM1333 km828 miles720 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoMon 12:42 PM1427 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 3:42 PM1589 km987 miles858 nmNortheast NE
MoroniMon 12:42 PM1913 km1188 miles1033 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamMon 12:42 PM2508 km1558 miles1354 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 12:42 PM2566 km1594 miles1386 nmNorthwest NW
MaleMon 2:42 PM2615 km1625 miles1412 nmNortheast NE

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