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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: 36%

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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 00:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 58' South, Longitude: 107° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.54 meters/second, 1553.5 km/hour, 965.3 miles/hour or 838.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.4"16.09 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 26' 30.8"965.22 miwest0° 07' 51.6"9.01 minorth965.55 mi
24 hours13° 05' 51.8"875.41 mieast3° 30' 38.6"241.36 minorth914.41 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 *Fri 7:02 PM1352 km840 miles730 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:02 PM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownFri 4:02 PM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 7:02 PM3338 km2074 miles1803 nmEast E
QuitoFri 7:02 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 6:02 PM3771 km2343 miles2036 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 6:02 PM3780 km2349 miles2041 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 6:02 PM3795 km2358 miles2049 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 6:02 PM3821 km2374 miles2063 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 6:02 PM3919 km2435 miles2116 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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