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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 11:50:00 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

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 11:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 14' South, Longitude: 15° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 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' 23.7"981.97 miwest0° 09' 34.8"10.98 misouth981.76 mi
24 hours12° 59' 01.7"880.93 mieast3° 31' 58.0"242.85 misouth908.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:50 AM1136 km706 miles613 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaSat 11:50 AM1997 km1241 miles1078 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSat 11:50 AM2190 km1361 miles1183 nmNorth N
AbidjanSat 11:50 AM2201 km1368 miles1189 nmNortheast NE
RecifeSat 8:50 AM2203 km1369 miles1190 nmWest W
YamoussoukroSat 11:50 AM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySat 11:50 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:50 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE
BissauSat 11:50 AM2555 km1587 miles1379 nmNorth N
SalvadorSat 8:50 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmWest W
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