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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, November 12, 2012 at 5:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 17:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' South, Longitude: 102° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.32 meters/second, 1552.8 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"16.08 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miSouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 24' 57.0"964.57 miWest0° 09' 42.1"11.12 miSouth964.27 mi
24 hours14° 23' 25.4"962.87 miEast3° 23' 28.6"233.19 miSouth982.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 12:26 PM1530 km950 miles826 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:26 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 12:26 PM2805 km1743 miles1514 nmEast E
AdamstownMon 9:26 AM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoMon 12:26 PM3116 km1936 miles1683 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 11:26 AM3419 km2124 miles1846 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 11:26 AM3480 km2162 miles1879 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 11:26 AM3485 km2165 miles1882 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 11:26 AM3512 km2182 miles1896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaMon 11:26 AM3618 km2248 miles1954 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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