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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 06:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 24' South, Longitude: 59° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.49 meters/second, 1585.7 km/hour, 985.3 miles/hour or 856.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.42 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 misouth16.42 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.3"985.15 miwest0° 09' 50.8"11.28 misouth984.95 mi
24 hours12° 49' 49.6"872.96 mieast3° 40' 12.8"252.29 misouth903.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 10:40 AM795 km494 miles429 nmNorthwest NW
Port LouisSat 10:40 AM1108 km688 miles598 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 10:40 AM1248 km775 miles674 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaSat 12:40 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSat 9:40 AM1619 km1006 miles874 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniSat 9:40 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmWest W
MogadishuSat 9:40 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNorthwest NW
MaleSat 11:40 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
Dar es SalaamSat 9:40 AM2286 km1420 miles1234 nmWest W
DodomaSat 9:40 AM2684 km1668 miles1449 nmWest W
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