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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: 25%
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 Friday, November 9, 2012 at 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 05' North
Longitude: 84° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.70 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 32.3"1003.66 miwest0° 12' 12.3"13.98 misouth1003.76 mi
24 hours12° 01' 53.3"832.28 mieast4° 55' 29.9"338.42 misouth897.56 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuayaquilFri 8:28 AM525 km326 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 8:28 AM542 km337 miles292 nmEast E
QuitoFri 8:28 AM616 km383 miles333 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsFri 7:28 AM630 km392 miles340 nmWest W
CaliFri 8:28 AM914 km568 miles493 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseFri 7:28 AM1088 km676 miles588 nmNorth N
PanamaFri 8:28 AM1104 km686 miles596 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinFri 8:28 AM1158 km719 miles625 nmNortheast NE
BogotaFri 8:28 AM1214 km755 miles656 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 7:28 AM1356 km843 miles732 nmNorth N
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