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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 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 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: 7%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, November 25, 2013 at 7:30 PM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, December 3, 2013 at 12:24 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 30, 2013 at 17:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 06' South, Longitude: 119° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.0"16.16 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 27' 01.9"969.45 miwest0° 08' 18.4"9.52 misouth969.20 mi
24 hours13° 35' 18.2"911.62 mieast2° 55' 27.7"201.07 misouth927.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 9:40 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 12:40 PM1765 km1097 miles953 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 7:40 AM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:40 AM3572 km2219 miles1929 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySat 11:40 AM4312 km2679 miles2328 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RarotongaSat 7:40 AM4364 km2712 miles2356 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuatemalaSat 11:40 AM4479 km2783 miles2418 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 11:40 AM4516 km2806 miles2439 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSun 7:40 AM4561 km2834 miles2463 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaSat 12:40 PM4573 km2841 miles2469 nmEast E
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