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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 06:40:00 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 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' South, Longitude: 53° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.53 meters/second, 1546.3 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
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.01 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 misouth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.3"960.56 miwest0° 07' 12.2"8.26 misouth960.31 mi
24 hours14° 01' 04.1"933.04 mieast2° 24' 12.6"165.28 misouth941.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToamasinaSun 9:40 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouthwest SW
AntsirananaSun 9:40 AM563 km350 miles304 nmNorthwest NW
Saint-DenisSun 10:40 AM616 km383 miles333 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSun 10:40 AM674 km419 miles364 nmSoutheast SE
AntananarivoSun 9:40 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirabeSun 9:40 AM781 km485 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouSun 9:40 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
MutsamuduSun 9:40 AM1018 km632 miles550 nmWest-northwest WNW
MoroniSun 9:40 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaSun 10:40 AM1264 km786 miles683 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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