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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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 22:40:00 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: 47%

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 Saturday, November 9, 2013 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 40' South, Longitude: 74° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.15 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.7"979.97 miwest0° 09' 34.0"10.96 minorth980.31 mi
24 hours12° 32' 51.6"850.04 mieast4° 04' 11.7"279.72 minorth900.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HuancayoSat 5:40 PM78 km49 miles42 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSat 5:40 PM267 km166 miles144 nmWest W
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 5:40 PM281 km174 miles152 nmSoutheast SE
ArequipaSat 5:40 PM622 km386 miles336 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CobijaSat 6:40 PM643 km399 miles347 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 6:40 PM767 km476 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazSat 6:40 PM881 km547 miles476 nmSoutheast SE
RiberaltaSat 6:40 PM937 km582 miles506 nmEast E
LojaSat 5:40 PM988 km614 miles533 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuayaquilSat 5:40 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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