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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 Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:30:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, November 3, 2013 at 12:51 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, November 4, 2013 at 17:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' South, Longitude: 70° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.07 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.9"948.33 miwest0° 04' 48.4"5.51 misouth948.13 mi
24 hours14° 17' 41.5"940.61 mieast1° 20' 40.3"92.48 misouth941.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Arica *Mon 2:30 PM62 km39 miles34 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ArequipaMon 12:30 PM231 km143 miles125 nmNorthwest NW
Iquique *Mon 2:30 PM249 km155 miles134 nmSouth S
La PazMon 1:30 PM264 km164 miles142 nmNortheast NE
SucreMon 1:30 PM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 12:30 PM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaMon 1:30 PM782 km486 miles422 nmNorth N
RiberaltaMon 1:30 PM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SaltaMon 2:30 PM897 km557 miles484 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Rio BrancoMon 1:30 PM917 km570 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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