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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 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 03' South, Longitude: 89° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.60 meters/second, 1575.4 km/hour, 978.9 miles/hour or 850.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.31 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 00.7"978.67 miwest0° 09' 16.8"10.63 misouth978.45 mi
24 hours13° 08' 12.1"888.71 mieast3° 22' 53.2"232.46 misouth912.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:00 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmNorth N
LimaSat 12:00 Noon1392 km865 miles751 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:00 Noon1543 km959 miles833 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:00 Noon1809 km1124 miles977 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 1:00 PM2390 km1485 miles1291 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:00 PM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmEast E
San JoseSat 11:00 AM2512 km1561 miles1357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:00 Noon2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
PanamaSat 12:00 Noon2591 km1610 miles1399 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 12:00 Noon2632 km1635 miles1421 nmSouthwest SW
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