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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 17:50:00 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 17:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 13' South, Longitude: 114° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.67 meters/second, 1597.2 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.54 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 40.3"992.30 miwest0° 10' 21.8"11.87 misouth992.15 mi
24 hours12° 27' 19.3"852.71 mieast3° 57' 07.5"271.63 misouth890.23 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 12:50 PM2153 km1338 miles1162 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 9:50 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 11:50 AM2859 km1777 miles1544 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 11:50 AM3483 km2164 miles1881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 11:50 AM3644 km2264 miles1968 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 11:50 AM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 11:50 AM3837 km2384 miles2072 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 11:50 AM3879 km2410 miles2094 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 11:50 AM3908 km2428 miles2110 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteFri 7:50 AM3953 km2456 miles2134 nmWest-southwest WSW
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