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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 13:00:00 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 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 13:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 55' South, Longitude: 18° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.66 meters/second, 1554.0 km/hour, 965.6 miles/hour or 839.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.6"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 31.9"965.34 miwest0° 07' 47.1"8.92 misouth965.09 mi
24 hours13° 41' 59.7"915.75 mieast2° 40' 02.8"183.42 misouth928.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 1:00 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmEast E
RecifeSun 10:00 AM1897 km1178 miles1024 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 10:00 AM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 10:00 AM2485 km1544 miles1342 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonroviaSun 1:00 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:00 PM2664 km1655 miles1438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Sun 11:00 AM2702 km1679 miles1459 nmWest-southwest WSW
ConakrySun 1:00 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 1:00 PM2777 km1726 miles1500 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 1:00 PM2837 km1763 miles1532 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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