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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 17:02:00 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: 33%

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 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 50' South, Longitude: 6° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.51 meters/second, 1546.2 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 26' 04.0"960.60 miwest0° 07' 12.6"8.26 minorth960.92 mi
24 hours13° 16' 40.2"883.65 mieast3° 17' 16.5"226.04 minorth918.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownFri 5:02 PM76 km47 miles41 nmEast E
LuandaFri 6:02 PM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméFri 5:02 PM2300 km1429 miles1242 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanFri 5:02 PM2355 km1463 miles1271 nmNorth N
AccraFri 5:02 PM2462 km1530 miles1329 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaFri 5:02 PM2497 km1552 miles1348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LibrevilleFri 6:02 PM2503 km1556 miles1352 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroFri 5:02 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth N
LomeFri 5:02 PM2571 km1598 miles1388 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Fri 7:02 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmEast-southeast ESE
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