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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.9"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 58.4"||978.40 mi||west||0° 09' 14.8"||10.59 mi||south||978.18 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 07.1"||889.53 mi||east||3° 21' 55.7"||231.38 mi||south||913.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Galapagos Islands||Sat 11:30 AM||1506 km||936 miles||813 nm|| NE|
|Easter Island *||Sat 12:30 PM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| SW|
|Lima||Sat 12:30 PM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| E|
|Guayaquil||Sat 12:30 PM||2212 km||1375 miles||1195 nm|| ENE|
|Quito||Sat 12:30 PM||2460 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose||Sat 11:30 AM||2846 km||1768 miles||1536 nm|| NNE|
|Managua||Sat 11:30 AM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm|| NNE|
|San Salvador||Sat 11:30 AM||2994 km||1860 miles||1617 nm|| NNE|
|Guatemala||Sat 11:30 AM||3051 km||1896 miles||1647 nm|| NNE|
|Panama||Sat 12:30 PM||3055 km||1898 miles||1650 nm|| NE|
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