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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 21:00:00 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: 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 21:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 05' South, Longitude: 20° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.13 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 08.8"982.17 miwest0° 09' 48.6"11.24 minorth982.51 mi
24 hours12° 32' 16.4"851.10 mieast4° 10' 00.7"286.37 minorth903.00 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeSun 6:00 PM1581 km982 miles853 nmWest W
JamestownSun 9:00 PM1717 km1067 miles927 nmEast-southeast ESE
SalvadorSun 6:00 PM1936 km1203 miles1045 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 6:00 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 9:00 PM2221 km1380 miles1199 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 9:00 PM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 9:00 PM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 9:00 PM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 9:00 PM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 9:00 PM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE

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