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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: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:50 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 3, 2013 at 16:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 22' South, Longitude: 69° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.62 meters/second, 1550.2 km/hour, 963.3 miles/hour or 837.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.06 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 misouth16.06 mi
1 hour14° 26' 16.8"963.09 miwest0° 07' 28.1"8.56 misouth962.84 mi
24 hours13° 47' 24.7"919.89 mieast2° 31' 18.4"173.42 misouth930.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
La PazSun 12:30 PM212 km132 miles115 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaSun 11:30 AM225 km140 miles122 nmWest-southwest WSW
CobijaSun 12:30 PM492 km306 miles266 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreSun 12:30 PM625 km388 miles337 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaSun 12:30 PM625 km389 miles338 nmNortheast NE
Rio BrancoSun 12:30 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 11:30 AM871 km541 miles470 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Ignacio de VelascoSun 12:30 PM946 km588 miles511 nmEast E
Asuncion *Sun 1:30 PM1671 km1039 miles902 nmSoutheast SE
ManausSun 12:30 PM1723 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
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