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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 17:10:00 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 17:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 92° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.55 meters/second, 1575.2 km/hour, 978.8 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 00.0"978.56 miwest0° 09' 16.2"10.62 misouth978.34 mi
24 hours13° 08' 29.8"888.95 mieast3° 22' 34.7"232.11 misouth912.83 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 11:10 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 12:10 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:10 PM1743 km1083 miles941 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 12:10 PM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:10 PM2440 km1516 miles1317 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseSat 11:10 AM2595 km1613 miles1401 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:10 PM2644 km1643 miles1428 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 1:10 PM2677 km1663 miles1445 nmEast E
PanamaSat 12:10 PM2721 km1691 miles1469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 12:10 PM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmNortheast NE
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