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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 1, 2013 at 15:40:00 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 QuarterSaturday, October 26, 2013 at 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 1, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 51' South, Longitude: 82° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.15 meters/second, 1598.9 km/hour, 993.5 miles/hour or 863.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.56 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.56 mi
1 hour14° 29' 48.9"993.38 miwest0° 10' 26.0"11.95 misouth993.24 mi
24 hours12° 23' 37.1"849.27 mieast3° 59' 29.1"274.33 misouth887.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LojaFri 10:40 AM592 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 10:40 AM707 km439 miles382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 10:40 AM796 km494 miles430 nmSoutheast SE
PortoviejoFri 10:40 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 10:40 AM975 km606 miles526 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 9:40 AM1067 km663 miles576 nmNorthwest NW
CaliFri 10:40 AM1434 km891 miles774 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoFri 11:40 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmEast E
BogotaFri 10:40 AM1694 km1052 miles915 nmNortheast NE
MedellinFri 10:40 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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