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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 17:40:00 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

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 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' South, Longitude: 72° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.03 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.81 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.4"948.24 miwest0° 04' 47.3"5.49 misouth948.05 mi
24 hours14° 17' 50.1"940.69 mieast1° 20' 09.6"91.89 misouth941.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArequipaMon 12:40 PM201 km125 miles109 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Arica *Mon 2:40 PM235 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazMon 1:40 PM492 km305 miles265 nmEast-northeast ENE
Machu Picchu PuebloMon 12:40 PM534 km332 miles289 nmNorth N
SucreMon 1:40 PM772 km480 miles417 nmEast E
LimaMon 12:40 PM818 km508 miles442 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaMon 1:40 PM868 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoMon 1:40 PM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaMon 2:40 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Santiago *Mon 2:40 PM1721 km1069 miles929 nmSouth S

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