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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 = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 3:30:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 15:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 49' South, Longitude: 68° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.33 miWest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 07.4"979.64 miWest0° 09' 22.2"10.73 miSouth979.42 mi
24 hours13° 05' 32.7"886.47 miEast3° 25' 36.5"235.58 miSouth911.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CobijaSat 11:30 AM112 km70 miles61 nmNorthwest NW
Rio BrancoSat 11:30 AM206 km128 miles111 nmNorth N
RiberaltaSat 11:30 AM242 km150 miles131 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 10:30 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 11:30 AM519 km322 miles280 nmSouth S
Porto VelhoSat 11:30 AM575 km357 miles311 nmNortheast NE
ArequipaSat 10:30 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouthwest SW
SucreSat 11:30 AM856 km532 miles462 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Ignacio de VelascoSat 11:30 AM923 km573 miles498 nmSoutheast SE
LimaSat 10:30 AM972 km604 miles525 nmWest W

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