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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 5:30:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 08' South, Longitude: 97° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.46 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.6 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 58.5"978.35 miWest0° 09' 14.8"10.60 miSouth978.12 mi
24 hours13° 09' 05.1"889.44 miEast3° 21' 57.9"231.41 miSouth913.12 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 11:30 AM1489 km925 miles804 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:30 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 12:30 PM2179 km1354 miles1176 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 12:30 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 11:30 AM2830 km1758 miles1528 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 11:30 AM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 11:30 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 12:30 PM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 11:30 AM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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