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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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:50:00 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: 47%

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 Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 45' South, Longitude: 12° 53' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.02 meters/second, 1530.1 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.85 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.5"950.52 miwest0° 05' 09.4"5.91 minorth950.77 mi
24 hours13° 31' 30.7"891.06 mieast2° 33' 19.3"175.72 minorth914.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoFri 5:50 PM321 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Fri 6:50 PM571 km355 miles308 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Walvis Bay *Fri 6:50 PM600 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueFri 5:50 PM618 km384 miles334 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboFri 5:50 PM630 km392 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 6:50 PM691 km429 miles373 nmSoutheast SE
Rundu *Fri 6:50 PM729 km453 miles394 nmEast E
MalanjeFri 5:50 PM982 km610 miles530 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 5:50 PM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth N
LuenaFri 5:50 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNortheast NE

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