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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 22:50:00 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 22:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 39' South, Longitude: 77° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.19 meters/second, 1577.5 km/hour, 980.2 miles/hour or 851.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.34 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 27' 58.2"980.08 miwest0° 09' 34.7"10.97 minorth980.42 mi
24 hours12° 32' 38.1"849.87 mieast4° 04' 23.3"279.94 minorth899.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CallaoSat 5:50 PM45 km28 miles24 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaSat 5:50 PM46 km29 miles25 nmSouth S
HuancayoSat 5:50 PM205 km127 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
Machu Picchu PuebloSat 5:50 PM517 km321 miles279 nmEast-southeast ESE
LojaSat 5:50 PM879 km546 miles475 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CobijaSat 6:50 PM904 km562 miles488 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 6:50 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 5:50 PM1090 km677 miles588 nmNorth-northwest NNW
La PazSat 6:50 PM1101 km684 miles594 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoSat 5:50 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmNorth N
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