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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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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
This phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 54' South, Longitude: 16° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.71 meters/second, 1554.2 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 26' 32.6"965.46 miwest0° 07' 48.0"8.94 misouth965.21 mi
24 hours13° 41' 44.1"915.55 mieast2° 40' 27.2"183.88 misouth927.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 12:50 PM1164 km723 miles629 nmEast E
RecifeSun 9:50 AM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 9:50 AM2383 km1481 miles1287 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 12:50 PM2429 km1509 miles1312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 12:50 PM2611 km1623 miles1410 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 12:50 PM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 12:50 PM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FortalezaSun 9:50 AM2716 km1688 miles1467 nmWest-northwest WNW
ConakrySun 12:50 PM2717 km1688 miles1467 nmNorth N
AccraSun 12:50 PM2890 km1796 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
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