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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 19:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' South, Longitude: 126° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.87 meters/second, 1572.7 km/hour, 977.2 miles/hour or 849.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.29 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.17 misouth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 27' 49.4"977.09 miwest0° 09' 07.2"10.45 misouth976.86 mi
24 hours13° 12' 38.5"892.47 mieast3° 18' 09.5"227.07 misouth914.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 11:30 AM1456 km904 miles786 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 2:30 PM2397 km1490 miles1295 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 9:30 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmWest-southwest WSW
RarotongaSat 9:30 AM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 9:30 AM3782 km2350 miles2042 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 1:30 PM4241 km2635 miles2290 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 1:30 PM4611 km2865 miles2490 nmNortheast NE
AlofiSat 8:30 AM4724 km2936 miles2551 nmWest-southwest WSW
Apia *Sun 9:30 AM4930 km3064 miles2662 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 1:30 PM4945 km3073 miles2670 nmNortheast NE
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