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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 12:50 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 7, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 42' South, Longitude: 107° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.82 meters/second, 1529.3 km/hour, 950.3 miles/hour or 825.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.84 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.84 mi
1 hour14° 25' 00.5"950.13 miwest0° 05' 17.6"6.07 minorth950.39 mi
24 hours13° 43' 43.5"904.81 mieast2° 36' 47.9"179.71 minorth928.60 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 6:02 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 3:02 PM2522 km1567 miles1362 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 5:02 PM2664 km1655 miles1438 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 6:02 PM3285 km2041 miles1774 nmEast E
QuitoThu 6:02 PM3674 km2283 miles1984 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 5:02 PM3964 km2463 miles2141 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 5:02 PM3988 km2478 miles2153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 5:02 PM4007 km2490 miles2164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 5:02 PM4015 km2495 miles2168 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Thu 8:02 PM4021 km2498 miles2171 nmEast-southeast ESE
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