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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 18:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 18' South, Longitude: 114° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.11 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 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' 53.2"977.64 miwest0° 09' 10.3"10.51 misouth977.41 mi
24 hours13° 11' 10.6"891.25 mieast3° 19' 44.8"228.89 misouth914.21 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 1:40 PM1713 km1064 miles925 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 10:40 AM2189 km1360 miles1182 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 12:40 PM2994 km1860 miles1617 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 8:40 AM3843 km2388 miles2075 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 12:40 PM3879 km2410 miles2095 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 12:40 PM3959 km2460 miles2138 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 12:40 PM3986 km2477 miles2152 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 1:40 PM4041 km2511 miles2182 nmEast E
ManaguaSat 12:40 PM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 12:40 PM4140 km2573 miles2236 nmNortheast NE
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