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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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 09' South, Longitude: 100° 57' 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
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' 29.5"834.07 mieast4° 55' 37.0"338.53 misouth899.12 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 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmEast E
AcapulcoFri 8:38 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 8:38 AM1995 km1240 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 8:38 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 8:38 AM2118 km1316 miles1143 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 8:38 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth N
San JoseFri 8:38 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 8:38 AM2182 km1356 miles1178 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 8:38 AM2201 km1368 miles1188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 8:38 AM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNorth N

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