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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 Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:50:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible 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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 01' South, Longitude: 87° 24' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.65 meters/second, 1575.5 km/hour, 979.0 miles/hour or 850.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 01.4"978.78 miwest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 misouth978.55 mi
24 hours13° 07' 54.4"888.46 mieast3° 23' 11.6"232.81 misouth912.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 11:50 AM1129 km702 miles610 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:50 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSat 11:50 AM1365 km848 miles737 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 11:50 AM1634 km1015 miles882 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 12:50 PM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 12:50 PM2152 km1337 miles1162 nmEast E
BogotaSat 11:50 AM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 10:50 AM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmNorth N
PanamaSat 11:50 AM2482 km1542 miles1340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:50 PM2497 km1551 miles1348 nmEast-southeast ESE

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