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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 15, 2013 at 23:38:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 15, 2013 at 23:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 21' North, Longitude: 17° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.68 meters/second, 1572.0 km/hour, 976.8 miles/hour or 848.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.28 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 30' 38.6"976.64 miwest0° 07' 54.1"9.05 minorth976.41 mi
24 hours11° 48' 18.5"794.58 mieast2° 48' 39.5"193.26 minorth812.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SerekundaFri 11:38 PM79 km49 miles43 nmEast E
BanjulFri 11:38 PM90 km56 miles49 nmEast E
DakarFri 11:38 PM146 km91 miles79 nmNorth N
ZiguinchorFri 11:38 PM150 km93 miles81 nmSoutheast SE
ThièsFri 11:38 PM168 km105 miles91 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FarafenniFri 11:38 PM197 km123 miles107 nmEast E
ToubaFri 11:38 PM235 km146 miles127 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 11:38 PM257 km160 miles139 nmSoutheast SE
Saint-LouisFri 11:38 PM312 km194 miles168 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BafatáFri 11:38 PM326 km202 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
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