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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, November 1, 2013 at 4:50:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 03' South, Longitude: 99° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.89 meters/second, 1598.0 km/hour, 993.0 miles/hour or 862.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.55 miWest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 miSouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.3"992.80 miWest0° 10' 23.8"11.91 miSouth992.66 mi
24 hours12° 25' 36.5"851.12 miEast3° 58' 13.9"272.89 miSouth889.18 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:50 AM1383 km860 miles747 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 11:50 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Fri 11:50 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
QuitoFri 11:50 AM2519 km1565 miles1360 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaFri 11:50 AM2537 km1577 miles1370 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseFri 10:50 AM2647 km1644 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 10:50 AM2677 km1664 miles1446 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 10:50 AM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 10:50 AM2709 km1683 miles1463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaFri 10:50 AM2819 km1751 miles1522 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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