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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 6:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:42 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 2, 2013 at 18:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 14' South, Longitude: 106° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.26 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 850.0 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' 55.4"977.91 miWest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 miSouth977.68 mi
24 hours13° 10' 15.8"890.43 miEast3° 20' 43.2"229.99 miSouth913.70 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 1:10 PM1667 km1036 miles900 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:10 PM2266 km1408 miles1223 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSat 10:10 AM2842 km1766 miles1534 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSat 1:10 PM3227 km2005 miles1742 nmEast E
QuitoSat 1:10 PM3384 km2103 miles1827 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSat 12:10 PM3457 km2148 miles1867 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 12:10 PM3462 km2151 miles1870 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSat 12:10 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 12:10 PM3516 km2185 miles1899 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySat 12:10 PM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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