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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 11:30:00 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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 07' South, Longitude: 22° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.03 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.2"995.35 miwest0° 10' 32.9"12.08 misouth995.23 mi
24 hours12° 16' 36.9"842.68 mieast4° 03' 38.2"279.07 misouth883.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeFri 8:30 AM1370 km851 miles740 nmWest W
FortalezaFri 8:30 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmWest W
SalvadorFri 8:30 AM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaFri 11:30 AM1974 km1226 miles1066 nmNortheast NE
FreetownFri 11:30 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownFri 11:30 AM2072 km1288 miles1119 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryFri 11:30 AM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauFri 11:30 AM2234 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulFri 11:30 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PraiaFri 10:30 AM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth N
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