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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 11:50:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 47' South, Longitude: 4° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.07 meters/second, 1595.0 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.52 miWest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 miSouth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.1"990.95 miWest0° 10' 11.7"11.68 miSouth990.79 mi
24 hours12° 22' 29.2"845.98 miEast3° 51' 16.8"264.94 miSouth881.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaSat 12:50 PM938 km583 miles506 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireSat 12:50 PM943 km586 miles509 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaSat 12:50 PM979 km608 miles529 nmEast E
Port-GentilSat 12:50 PM1017 km632 miles549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméSat 11:50 AM1042 km648 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:50 PM1162 km722 miles627 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleSat 12:50 PM1309 km814 miles707 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaSat 12:50 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownSat 11:50 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmSouthwest SW
MalaboSat 12:50 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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