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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 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 05' South, Longitude: 96° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 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' 29.8"1003.62 miwest0° 12' 13.3"14.00 misouth1003.71 mi
24 hours12° 03' 01.8"833.60 mieast4° 55' 35.2"338.52 misouth898.72 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 8:18 AM731 km454 miles395 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 8:18 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 8:18 AM1716 km1066 miles927 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 8:18 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 8:18 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 8:18 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 9:18 AM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast E
TegucigalpaFri 8:18 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 8:18 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoFri 9:18 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmEast E
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