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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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:10:00 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: 81%

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 Monday, October 14, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 54' South, Longitude: 10° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.75 meters/second, 1601.1 km/hour, 994.9 miles/hour or 864.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.58 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.58 mi
1 hour14° 29' 10.3"994.79 miwest0° 10' 58.0"12.56 minorth995.06 mi
24 hours12° 10' 47.7"836.42 mieast4° 30' 07.0"309.34 minorth894.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 9:10 PM1136 km706 miles613 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaMon 9:10 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNorth N
AbidjanMon 9:10 PM1540 km957 miles831 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 9:10 PM1631 km1013 miles881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 9:10 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNorth N
AccraMon 9:10 PM1802 km1119 miles973 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 9:10 PM1845 km1146 miles996 nmNorth N
LomeMon 9:10 PM1955 km1215 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoMon 10:10 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 9:10 PM2092 km1300 miles1130 nmEast-northeast ENE
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