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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 Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 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: 71%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, October 11, 2013 at 11:04 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 13, 2013 at 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' South, Longitude: 18° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.09 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.3"982.07 miwest0° 09' 48.1"11.23 minorth982.41 mi
24 hours12° 32' 26.8"851.22 mieast4° 09' 49.2"286.15 minorth903.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 8:50 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmEast-southeast ESE
RecifeSun 5:50 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 8:50 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSun 5:50 PM2197 km1365 miles1186 nmWest W
FreetownSun 8:50 PM2242 km1393 miles1211 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 8:50 PM2339 km1453 miles1263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSun 5:50 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanSun 8:50 PM2416 km1502 miles1305 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 8:50 PM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 8:50 PM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmNorth N

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