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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 07' South
Longitude: 98° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.68 meters/second, 1615.2 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' 29.3"1003.61 miwest0° 12' 13.3"14.00 misouth1003.70 mi
24 hours12° 03' 15.7"833.87 mieast4° 55' 36.1"338.54 misouth898.95 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 8:28 AM998 km620 miles539 nmEast E
San SalvadorFri 8:28 AM1842 km1145 miles995 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 8:28 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 8:28 AM1852 km1150 miles1000 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 8:28 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmNorth N
ManaguaFri 8:28 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 8:28 AM1948 km1211 miles1052 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaFri 8:28 AM2004 km1245 miles1082 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 9:28 AM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmEast E
VeracruzFri 8:28 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth N
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