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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 18:30:00 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 18:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 17' South, Longitude: 111° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.17 meters/second, 1573.8 km/hour, 977.9 miles/hour or 849.8 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' 54.0"977.69 miwest0° 09' 11.0"10.52 misouth977.47 mi
24 hours13° 10' 51.1"890.92 mieast3° 20' 05.6"229.27 misouth913.98 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 1:30 PM1655 km1028 miles893 nmSouth S
AdamstownSat 10:30 AM2413 km1499 miles1303 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:30 PM2727 km1695 miles1473 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 1:30 PM3750 km2330 miles2025 nmEast E
Mexico CitySat 12:30 PM3760 km2337 miles2030 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:30 PM3768 km2342 miles2035 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 12:30 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 1:30 PM3882 km2412 miles2096 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSat 12:30 PM3884 km2413 miles2097 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 12:30 PM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmNortheast NE
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