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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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 11:02:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 30%

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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 31' South, Longitude: 80° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.84 meters/second, 1540.2 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.95 miwest0° 00' 06.5"0.13 minorth15.95 mi
1 hour14° 25' 41.7"956.86 miwest0° 06' 36.4"7.57 minorth957.16 mi
24 hours13° 25' 53.3"890.78 mieast3° 04' 44.9"211.70 minorth922.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaFri 5:02 PM1320 km820 miles713 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandFri 4:02 PM2371 km1473 miles1280 nmSouth S
MaleFri 4:02 PM2403 km1493 miles1298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisFri 3:02 PM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmWest-southwest WSW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteFri 4:32 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth N
ColomboFri 4:32 PM2592 km1611 miles1400 nmNorth N
Saint-DenisFri 3:02 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 3:02 PM3002 km1866 miles1621 nmWest-northwest WNW
JakartaFri 6:02 PM3123 km1940 miles1686 nmEast-northeast ENE
Kuala LumpurFri 7:02 PM3215 km1998 miles1736 nmNortheast NE

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