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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:40:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 28' South, Longitude: 14° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.42 meters/second, 1531.5 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.86 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.86 mi
1 hour14° 25' 02.6"951.35 miwest0° 05' 29.4"6.29 misouth951.13 mi
24 hours14° 12' 08.7"937.17 mieast1° 38' 19.9"112.71 misouth939.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 12:40 PM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth N
MenongueMon 12:40 PM502 km312 miles271 nmNortheast NE
HuamboMon 12:40 PM551 km342 miles298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Swakopmund *Mon 1:40 PM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth S
Walvis Bay *Mon 1:40 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth S
Rundu *Mon 1:40 PM613 km381 miles331 nmEast E
Windhoek *Mon 1:40 PM651 km405 miles352 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuenaMon 12:40 PM895 km556 miles483 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeMon 12:40 PM912 km567 miles493 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GhanziMon 1:40 PM929 km577 miles502 nmEast-southeast ESE
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