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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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 43' South, Longitude: 2° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.11 meters/second, 1555.6 km/hour, 966.6 miles/hour or 839.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.11 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 misouth16.11 mi
1 hour14° 26' 38.4"966.34 miwest0° 07' 55.0"9.07 misouth966.09 mi
24 hours13° 39' 37.4"913.94 mieast2° 43' 40.1"187.57 misouth927.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:30 AM918 km571 miles496 nmWest W
LuandaSun 12:30 PM1315 km817 miles710 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 11:30 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sun 1:30 PM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSun 12:30 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 12:30 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSun 12:30 PM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboSun 12:30 PM2149 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSun 11:30 AM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmNorth N
YaoundéSun 12:30 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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