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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 05:50:00 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 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 15' South, Longitude: 71° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.71 meters/second, 1586.5 km/hour, 985.8 miles/hour or 856.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 28' 50.0"985.64 miwest0° 09' 53.2"11.33 misouth985.45 mi
24 hours12° 48' 20.7"871.67 mieast3° 41' 28.0"253.72 misouth902.38 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 11:50 AM330 km205 miles178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaleSat 10:50 AM1607 km999 miles868 nmNorth N
Port LouisSat 9:50 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmSouthwest SW
VictoriaSat 9:50 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmWest-northwest WNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSat 11:20 AM2098 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSat 11:20 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisSat 9:50 AM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmSouthwest SW
ThiruvananthapuramSat 11:20 AM2151 km1337 miles1162 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MaduraiSat 11:20 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BengaluruSat 11:20 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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