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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 17:40:00 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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 12' South, Longitude: 111° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.71 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 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' 40.9"992.38 miwest0° 10' 22.2"11.88 misouth992.24 mi
24 hours12° 27' 02.2"852.45 mieast3° 57' 18.8"271.84 misouth890.06 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 12:40 PM2108 km1310 miles1138 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:40 AM2603 km1617 miles1405 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 9:40 AM2686 km1669 miles1450 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico CityFri 11:40 AM3361 km2089 miles1815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 11:40 AM3455 km2147 miles1865 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 11:40 AM3488 km2167 miles1883 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 11:40 AM3622 km2251 miles1956 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 11:40 AM3675 km2283 miles1984 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 11:40 AM3679 km2286 miles1987 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanFri 11:40 AM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmNortheast NE

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