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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 25%

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 Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 22:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 45' South, Longitude: 99° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.70 meters/second, 1528.9 km/hour, 950.0 miles/hour or 825.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.83 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.0"949.80 miwest0° 05' 14.0"6.00 minorth950.05 mi
24 hours13° 44' 28.1"905.33 mieast2° 35' 30.2"178.22 minorth928.80 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 *Thu 5:32 PM1441 km895 miles778 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 4:32 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaThu 5:32 PM2502 km1555 miles1351 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoThu 5:32 PM3012 km1872 miles1626 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownThu 2:32 PM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazThu 6:32 PM3344 km2078 miles1806 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 7:32 PM3365 km2091 miles1817 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseThu 4:32 PM3503 km2177 miles1891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoThu 6:32 PM3532 km2195 miles1907 nmEast E
ManaguaThu 4:32 PM3615 km2247 miles1952 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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