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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 Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 08:00:00 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: 3%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, January 30, 2014 at 9:40 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 1, 2014 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 30' South, Longitude: 81° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.85 meters/second, 1597.9 km/hour, 992.9 miles/hour or 862.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.55 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 26' 43.4"992.78 miwest0° 11' 44.7"13.45 minorth993.07 mi
24 hours13° 03' 04.2"896.97 mieast4° 46' 53.8"328.55 minorth958.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 2:00 PM1020 km634 miles551 nmWest W
MaleSat 1:00 PM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorthwest NW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 1:30 PM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 1:30 PM1496 km930 miles808 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 1:30 PM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaduraiSat 1:30 PM1856 km1153 miles1002 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChennaiSat 1:30 PM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth N
BengaluruSat 1:30 PM2199 km1367 miles1188 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kuala LumpurSat 4:00 PM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmEast-northeast ENE
SingaporeSat 4:00 PM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmEast-northeast ENE

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