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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 16, 2013 at 05:38:00 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: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, November 10, 2013 at 5:59 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, November 17, 2013 at 3:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 05:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 07' North, Longitude: 104° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.21 meters/second, 1566.8 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.22 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.6"973.33 miwest0° 07' 27.7"8.55 minorth973.11 mi
24 hours11° 50' 09.5"794.04 mieast2° 37' 11.5"180.13 minorth809.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 11:38 PM572 km356 miles309 nmEast-northeast ENE
ColimaFri 11:38 PM572 km356 miles309 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaFri 11:38 PM723 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
GuadalajaraFri 11:38 PM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth N
Mexico CityFri 11:38 PM817 km508 miles441 nmNortheast NE
LeonFri 11:38 PM833 km518 miles450 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesFri 11:38 PM886 km550 miles478 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OaxacaFri 11:38 PM892 km554 miles481 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa María HuatulcoFri 11:38 PM896 km557 miles484 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiFri 11:38 PM962 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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