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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 11:40:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 12' South, Longitude: 12° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.12 meters/second, 1580.8 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.4"16.37 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 28' 24.4"982.08 miwest0° 09' 35.3"10.99 misouth981.87 mi
24 hours12° 58' 43.9"880.68 mieast3° 32' 14.8"243.17 misouth907.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:40 AM913 km567 miles493 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSat 11:40 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 11:40 AM2062 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSat 11:40 AM2154 km1338 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 11:40 AM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmNorth N
ConakrySat 11:40 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:40 AM2309 km1435 miles1247 nmNortheast NE
LomeSat 11:40 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSat 8:40 AM2464 km1531 miles1331 nmWest W
São ToméSat 11:40 AM2495 km1550 miles1347 nmEast-northeast ENE
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