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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 9, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 20' South, Longitude: 113° 44' 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.72 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 26.4"1003.47 miwest0° 12' 14.4"14.02 misouth1003.55 mi
24 hours12° 04' 43.2"835.48 mieast4° 55' 40.7"338.60 misouth900.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 9:32 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 9:32 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 9:32 AM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmEast E
Mexico CityFri 9:32 AM2705 km1681 miles1460 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Fri 10:32 AM2998 km1863 miles1619 nmSouth S
GuatemalaFri 9:32 AM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 9:32 AM3119 km1938 miles1684 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 7:32 AM3255 km2022 miles1757 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HermosilloFri 8:32 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaFri 9:32 AM3328 km2068 miles1797 nmEast-northeast ENE

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