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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, November 1, 2013 at 05:40:00 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: 6%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 05' South, Longitude: 62° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.14 meters/second, 1606.1 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 misouth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 27.0"997.85 miwest0° 10' 40.5"12.23 misouth997.75 mi
24 hours12° 07' 06.0"833.52 mieast4° 08' 36.1"284.74 misouth877.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaFri 9:40 AM755 km469 miles408 nmWest-northwest WNW
Diego GarciaFri 11:40 AM1148 km713 miles620 nmEast E
Port LouisFri 9:40 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleFri 10:40 AM1701 km1057 miles919 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisFri 9:40 AM1787 km1111 miles965 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuFri 8:40 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmWest-northwest WNW
AntananarivoFri 8:40 AM2125 km1321 miles1148 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniFri 8:40 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmWest-southwest WSW
ThiruvananthapuramFri 11:10 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
ColomboFri 11:10 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNortheast NE

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