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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 04:50:00 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: 2%

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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 05' South, Longitude: 86° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.97 meters/second, 1587.5 km/hour, 986.4 miles/hour or 857.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.44 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 54.2"986.24 miwest0° 09' 56.0"11.38 misouth986.05 mi
24 hours12° 46' 34.2"870.10 mieast3° 42' 56.5"255.41 misouth901.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSat 10:50 AM1557 km967 miles841 nmWest W
BengkuluSat 11:50 AM1896 km1178 miles1024 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:20 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ColomboSat 10:20 AM2011 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MaleSat 9:50 AM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmNorthwest NW
Kuala LumpurSat 12:50 PM2249 km1397 miles1214 nmNortheast NE
ThiruvananthapuramSat 10:20 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaSat 11:50 AM2303 km1431 miles1243 nmEast E
SingaporeSat 12:50 PM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmEast-northeast ENE
BandungSat 11:50 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmEast E
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