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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 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 19' South
Longitude: 113° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.65 meters/second, 1615.1 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 26.5"1003.54 miwest0° 12' 14.3"14.02 misouth1003.63 mi
24 hours12° 04' 39.2"835.46 mieast4° 55' 40.5"338.62 misouth900.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 9:28 AM2382 km1480 miles1286 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 9:28 AM2550 km1584 miles1377 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 9:28 AM2610 km1622 miles1409 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 9:28 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 9:28 AM2978 km1851 miles1608 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 10:28 AM2988 km1857 miles1614 nmSouth S
San SalvadorFri 9:28 AM3052 km1897 miles1648 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 8:28 AM3259 km2025 miles1760 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaFri 9:28 AM3260 km2026 miles1760 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaFri 9:28 AM3265 km2029 miles1763 nmEast-northeast ENE
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