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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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 20' South, Longitude: 123° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.52 meters/second, 1596.7 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.53 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 29' 37.6"991.96 miwest0° 10' 20.6"11.85 misouth991.81 mi
24 hours12° 28' 28.0"853.77 mieast3° 56' 22.2"270.76 misouth890.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 10:30 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Fri 1:30 PM2587 km1608 miles1397 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteFri 8:30 AM2951 km1834 miles1593 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSat 8:30 AM3869 km2404 miles2089 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsFri 12:30 PM3901 km2424 miles2106 nmEast E
RarotongaFri 8:30 AM4095 km2544 miles2211 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityFri 12:30 PM4107 km2552 miles2217 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 11:30 AM4369 km2715 miles2359 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 12:30 PM4482 km2785 miles2420 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 12:30 PM4553 km2829 miles2458 nmEast-northeast ENE

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