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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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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 11:41 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 01' South
Longitude: 87° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.64 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 28' 01.3"978.84 miwest0° 09' 17.3"10.64 misouth978.61 mi
24 hours13° 07' 56.4"888.55 mieast3° 23' 09.6"232.79 misouth912.62 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 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsSat 10:50 AM1249 km776 miles674 nmNorth N
GuayaquilSat 11:50 AM1383 km859 miles747 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 11:50 AM1652 km1026 miles892 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 12:50 PM2165 km1346 miles1169 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 12:50 PM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmEast E
BogotaSat 11:50 AM2379 km1478 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 10:50 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNorth N
PanamaSat 11:50 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSat 12:50 PM2524 km1568 miles1363 nmEast-southeast ESE
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