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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 18, 2013 at 23:58:00 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: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, October 18, 2013 at 11:39 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 18, 2013 at 23:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 01' North, Longitude: 3° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.35 meters/second, 1585.3 km/hour, 985.0 miles/hour or 856.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 minorth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 30' 20.3"984.89 miwest0° 09' 08.1"10.46 minorth984.69 mi
24 hours11° 53' 50.4"807.82 mieast3° 19' 55.8"229.06 minorth834.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bobo-DioulassoFri 11:58 PM89 km55 miles48 nmWest-northwest WNW
DédougouFri 11:58 PM160 km99 miles86 nmNorth N
KoudougouFri 11:58 PM183 km114 miles99 nmNortheast NE
SikassoFri 11:58 PM241 km150 miles130 nmWest W
OuagadougouFri 11:58 PM261 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
KoutialaFri 11:58 PM263 km164 miles142 nmNorthwest NW
KorhogoFri 11:58 PM291 km181 miles157 nmSouthwest SW
OuahigouyaFri 11:58 PM306 km190 miles165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DabakalaFri 11:58 PM312 km194 miles168 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TamaleFri 11:58 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-southeast ESE
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