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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 12:40:00 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 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 12:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 53' South, Longitude: 14° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.76 meters/second, 1554.3 km/hour, 965.8 miles/hour or 839.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.10 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 33.2"965.57 miwest0° 07' 48.9"8.96 misouth965.32 mi
24 hours13° 41' 28.3"915.35 mieast2° 40' 51.4"184.35 misouth927.82 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 12:40 PM908 km564 miles490 nmEast E
MonroviaSun 12:40 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth N
RecifeSun 9:40 AM2386 km1482 miles1288 nmWest-northwest WNW
AbidjanSun 12:40 PM2495 km1551 miles1347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 12:40 PM2586 km1607 miles1396 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 12:40 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorSun 9:40 AM2642 km1641 miles1426 nmWest W
ConakrySun 12:40 PM2697 km1676 miles1456 nmNorth N
AccraSun 12:40 PM2730 km1696 miles1474 nmNortheast NE
São ToméSun 12:40 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmNortheast NE

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