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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 Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 05:50:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 05:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 42' South, Longitude: 65° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.78 meters/second, 1547.2 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.02 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.6"961.12 miwest0° 07' 16.9"8.35 misouth960.87 mi
24 hours13° 59' 29.7"931.76 mieast2° 26' 22.2"167.76 misouth940.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 9:50 AM475 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSun 9:50 AM943 km586 miles509 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 9:50 AM1168 km726 miles631 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaSun 11:50 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaSun 9:50 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 8:50 AM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 10:50 AM2386 km1483 miles1289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 8:50 AM2400 km1492 miles1296 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:50 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MogadishuSun 8:50 AM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmNorthwest NW
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