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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 17:30:00 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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 10' South, Longitude: 109° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.75 meters/second, 1597.5 km/hour, 992.6 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 41.6"992.47 miwest0° 10' 22.6"11.88 misouth992.32 mi
24 hours12° 26' 44.9"852.18 mieast3° 57' 29.9"272.05 misouth889.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Fri 12:30 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:30 AM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 9:30 AM2878 km1788 miles1554 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityFri 11:30 AM3257 km2024 miles1758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 11:30 AM3276 km2035 miles1769 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 11:30 AM3299 km2050 miles1781 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 11:30 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 11:30 AM3456 km2147 miles1866 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 11:30 AM3479 km2162 miles1879 nmNortheast NE
QuitoFri 12:30 PM3549 km2205 miles1916 nmEast-northeast ENE

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