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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 10:40:00 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: 5%

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 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 58' South, Longitude: 10° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.20 meters/second, 1602.7 km/hour, 995.9 miles/hour or 865.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.3"995.73 miwest0° 10' 34.1"12.10 misouth995.61 mi
24 hours12° 15' 14.0"841.36 mieast4° 04' 24.3"279.95 misouth882.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 10:40 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonroviaFri 10:40 AM1470 km914 miles794 nmNorth N
AbidjanFri 10:40 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroFri 10:40 AM1629 km1012 miles879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownFri 10:40 AM1738 km1080 miles938 nmNorth N
AccraFri 10:40 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNortheast NE
ConakryFri 10:40 AM1859 km1155 miles1004 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeFri 10:40 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
São ToméFri 10:40 AM2069 km1286 miles1117 nmEast-northeast ENE
Porto NovoFri 11:40 AM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmNortheast NE
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