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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 05:20:00 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 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' South, Longitude: 79° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.84 meters/second, 1587.0 km/hour, 986.1 miles/hour or 856.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.44 mi
1 hour14° 28' 52.2"985.94 miwest0° 09' 54.5"11.35 misouth985.75 mi
24 hours12° 47' 27.6"870.88 mieast3° 42' 12.4"254.57 misouth901.89 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 11:20 AM795 km494 miles429 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 10:20 AM1702 km1057 miles919 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 10:50 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 10:50 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 10:50 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth N
MaduraiSat 10:50 AM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 9:20 AM2563 km1592 miles1384 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruSat 10:50 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth N
ChennaiSat 10:50 AM2575 km1600 miles1391 nmNorth N
VictoriaSat 9:20 AM2675 km1662 miles1445 nmWest-northwest WNW

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