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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:00:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 12' South, Longitude: 104° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.31 meters/second, 1574.3 km/hour, 978.2 miles/hour or 850.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.2"978.02 miwest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 misouth977.79 mi
24 hours13° 09' 58.2"890.18 mieast3° 21' 02.0"230.34 misouth913.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sat 1:00 PM1730 km1075 miles934 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:00 PM2965 km1842 miles1601 nmEast E
AdamstownSat 10:00 AM3065 km1904 miles1655 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoSat 1:00 PM3141 km1952 miles1696 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:00 Noon3313 km2059 miles1789 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:00 Noon3314 km2060 miles1790 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:00 Noon3331 km2070 miles1799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:00 Noon3349 km2081 miles1809 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 12:00 Noon3463 km2152 miles1870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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