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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: 24%
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 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 03' South
Longitude: 93° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 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' 30.4"16.73 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 30.4"1003.63 miwest0° 12' 13.0"13.99 misouth1003.72 mi
24 hours12° 02' 48.0"833.34 mieast4° 55' 34.3"338.50 misouth898.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 8:08 AM466 km290 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
San JoseFri 8:08 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 9:08 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast E
ManaguaFri 8:08 AM1579 km981 miles853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 8:08 AM1599 km994 miles863 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 8:08 AM1618 km1005 miles874 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 8:08 AM1658 km1030 miles895 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoFri 9:08 AM1692 km1051 miles914 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 8:08 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaFri 9:08 AM1863 km1157 miles1006 nmEast-northeast ENE
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