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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 18:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 12' South, Longitude: 104° 33' 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' 56.1"978.08 miwest0° 09' 13.0"10.56 misouth977.85 mi
24 hours13° 10' 00.0"890.27 mieast3° 21' 00.0"230.32 misouth913.63 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 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:00 Noon2071 km1287 miles1118 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:00 PM2994 km1861 miles1617 nmEast E
AdamstownSat 10:00 AM3040 km1889 miles1641 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoSat 1:00 PM3168 km1968 miles1710 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:00 Noon3329 km2068 miles1797 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:00 Noon3335 km2072 miles1801 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:00 Noon3345 km2078 miles1806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 12:00 Noon3367 km2092 miles1818 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSat 12:00 Noon3479 km2162 miles1879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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