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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 23:50:00 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 23:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 29' South, Longitude: 91° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.47 meters/second, 1578.5 km/hour, 980.8 miles/hour or 852.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.35 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.0"980.70 miwest0° 09' 38.4"11.04 minorth981.04 mi
24 hours12° 31' 17.6"848.83 mieast4° 05' 32.1"281.25 minorth899.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:50 PM1189 km739 miles642 nmNorth N
LimaSat 6:50 PM1577 km980 miles851 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 6:50 PM1640 km1019 miles885 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 6:50 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 5:50 PM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sat 6:50 PM2543 km1580 miles1373 nmSouthwest SW
La PazSat 7:50 PM2582 km1605 miles1394 nmEast-southeast ESE
Rio BrancoSat 7:50 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmEast E
PanamaSat 6:50 PM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BogotaSat 6:50 PM2626 km1632 miles1418 nmNortheast NE

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