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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 17:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 06' South, Longitude: 94° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.50 meters/second, 1575.0 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.4 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° 27' 59.2"978.51 miwest0° 09' 15.5"10.61 misouth978.29 mi
24 hours13° 08' 49.4"889.29 mieast3° 22' 14.2"231.74 misouth913.06 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 11:20 AM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 12:20 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:20 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 12:20 PM2238 km1391 miles1209 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:20 PM2241 km1392 miles1210 nmSouthwest SW
San JoseSat 11:20 AM2715 km1687 miles1466 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 11:20 AM2847 km1769 miles1537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 12:20 PM2888 km1795 miles1560 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 11:20 AM2922 km1816 miles1578 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSat 1:20 PM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmEast-southeast ESE
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