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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 05:30:00 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: 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 05:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' South, Longitude: 76° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.80 meters/second, 1586.9 km/hour, 986.0 miles/hour or 856.8 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 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 51.4"985.84 miwest0° 09' 54.1"11.34 misouth985.65 mi
24 hours12° 47' 45.3"871.14 mieast3° 41' 57.6"254.29 misouth902.06 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 11:30 AM562 km349 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 10:30 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:00 AM1924 km1196 miles1039 nmNorth N
ColomboSat 11:00 AM1927 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:00 AM2069 km1285 miles1117 nmNorth N
MaduraiSat 11:00 AM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 9:30 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSat 9:30 AM2418 km1502 miles1305 nmWest-northwest WNW
Saint-DenisSat 9:30 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruSat 11:00 AM2565 km1594 miles1385 nmNorth N

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