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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 12:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 9, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 09' South, Longitude: 100° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 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' 29.0"1003.53 miwest0° 12' 13.5"14.00 misouth1003.62 mi
24 hours12° 03' 28.0"834.04 mieast4° 55' 36.9"338.53 misouth899.09 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 8:38 AM1237 km768 miles668 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 8:38 AM1881 km1169 miles1016 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 8:38 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:38 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNortheast NE
Santa AnaFri 8:38 AM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 8:38 AM2095 km1301 miles1131 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 8:38 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:38 AM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 8:38 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth N
VeracruzFri 8:38 AM2194 km1363 miles1185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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