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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 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 29' North, Longitude: 123° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.7"1001.55 miwest0° 11' 34.9"13.26 misouth1001.77 mi
24 hours11° 36' 50.7"800.96 mieast4° 46' 34.5"328.19 misouth867.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloThu 8:22 AM3012 km1872 miles1626 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 9:22 AM3092 km1921 miles1669 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesThu 7:22 AM3314 km2059 miles1789 nmNorth N
AdamstownThu 7:22 AM3353 km2083 miles1810 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PhoenixThu 8:22 AM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasThu 7:22 AM3601 km2238 miles1944 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoThu 7:22 AM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 9:22 AM3752 km2331 miles2026 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteThu 5:22 AM3784 km2351 miles2043 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsThu 9:22 AM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmEast E
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