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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 06:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' South, Longitude: 47° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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' 23.4"997.44 miwest0° 10' 39.5"12.21 misouth997.35 mi
24 hours12° 08' 42.2"835.08 mieast4° 07' 49.2"283.85 misouth878.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduFri 9:40 AM741 km461 miles400 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MamoutzouFri 9:40 AM766 km476 miles414 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MoroniFri 9:40 AM767 km476 miles414 nmSouthwest SW
FomboniFri 9:40 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KismayoFri 9:40 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaFri 10:40 AM889 km552 miles480 nmEast-northeast ENE
MombasaFri 9:40 AM912 km567 miles492 nmWest-northwest WNW
Dar es SalaamFri 9:40 AM921 km573 miles497 nmWest W
Zanzibar CityFri 9:40 AM930 km578 miles502 nmWest W
MogadishuFri 9:40 AM952 km592 miles514 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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