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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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 17:58:00 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: 44%

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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 24' South, Longitude: 6° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.28 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 40.1"976.97 miwest0° 09' 15.7"10.61 minorth977.31 mi
24 hours12° 39' 20.7"855.02 mieast3° 58' 24.7"273.10 minorth903.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 5:58 PM402 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AbidjanSat 5:58 PM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmNorth N
São ToméSat 5:58 PM2042 km1269 miles1102 nmNortheast NE
AccraSat 5:58 PM2109 km1310 miles1139 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MonroviaSat 5:58 PM2121 km1318 miles1145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YamoussoukroSat 5:58 PM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmNorth N
LuandaSat 6:58 PM2209 km1373 miles1193 nmEast E
LomeSat 5:58 PM2227 km1384 miles1202 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 6:58 PM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmNortheast NE
Porto NovoSat 6:58 PM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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