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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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 09' South, Longitude: 99° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.40 meters/second, 1574.6 km/hour, 978.4 miles/hour or 850.2 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' 57.7"978.29 miwest0° 09' 14.2"10.58 misouth978.07 mi
24 hours13° 09' 24.7"889.78 mieast3° 21' 37.1"231.03 misouth913.34 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 11:40 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Sat 12:40 PM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuayaquilSat 12:40 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 12:40 PM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmEast E
QuitoSat 12:40 PM2691 km1672 miles1453 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSat 11:40 AM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 11:40 AM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 11:40 AM3087 km1918 miles1667 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 11:40 AM3129 km1944 miles1690 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSat 11:40 AM3213 km1996 miles1735 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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