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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 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 08' South, Longitude: 97° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.45 meters/second, 1574.8 km/hour, 978.5 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' 58.4"978.40 miwest0° 09' 14.8"10.59 misouth978.18 mi
24 hours13° 09' 07.1"889.53 mieast3° 21' 55.7"231.38 misouth913.20 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 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:30 PM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 12:30 PM2208 km1372 miles1192 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 12:30 PM2212 km1375 miles1195 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 12:30 PM2460 km1529 miles1329 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 11:30 AM2846 km1768 miles1536 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 11:30 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 11:30 AM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 11:30 AM3051 km1896 miles1647 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaSat 12:30 PM3055 km1898 miles1650 nmNortheast NE
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