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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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 23:02:00 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: 36%

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 Friday, November 8, 2013 at 23:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 05' South, Longitude: 93° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.24 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 26' 27.0"964.48 miwest0° 07' 46.2"8.90 minorth964.81 mi
24 hours13° 07' 25.7"876.55 mieast3° 28' 47.4"239.22 minorth914.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:02 PM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 6:02 PM1764 km1096 miles953 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 6:02 PM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 6:02 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmSouthwest SW
QuitoFri 6:02 PM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 7:02 PM2672 km1660 miles1443 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 7:02 PM2797 km1738 miles1510 nmEast E
San JoseFri 5:02 PM2939 km1826 miles1587 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SucreFri 7:02 PM2986 km1855 miles1612 nmEast-southeast ESE
BogotaFri 6:02 PM3022 km1878 miles1632 nmNortheast NE
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