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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, October 5, 2013 at 10:40:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 35' South, Longitude: 21° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.33 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.20 misouth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.0"991.55 miwest0° 10' 14.4"11.73 misouth991.39 mi
24 hours12° 20' 49.7"844.54 mieast3° 52' 44.5"266.61 misouth880.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LucapaSat 11:40 AM58 km36 miles31 nmWest-northwest WNW
TshikapaSat 12:40 PM244 km151 miles132 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mbuji-MayiSat 12:40 PM375 km233 miles202 nmNortheast NE
LuenaSat 11:40 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalanjeSat 11:40 AM550 km341 miles297 nmWest-southwest WSW
UígeSat 11:40 AM690 km429 miles373 nmWest W
HuamboSat 11:40 AM761 km473 miles411 nmSouthwest SW
LubumbashiSat 12:40 PM764 km475 miles412 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguSat 12:40 PM769 km478 miles415 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueSat 11:40 AM777 km483 miles419 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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