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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 34%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 38' North, Longitude: 111° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.67 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.9"1001.29 miwest0° 11' 33.1"13.23 misouth1001.51 mi
24 hours11° 36' 06.6"799.89 mieast4° 46' 01.2"327.54 misouth865.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 8:34 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 8:34 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:34 AM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 7:34 AM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 8:34 AM2138 km1329 miles1155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 8:34 AM2301 km1430 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:34 AM2492 km1548 miles1345 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaThu 8:34 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 8:34 AM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 7:34 AM2704 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth N

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