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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 6:16:00 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 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' South, Longitude: 114° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.02 meters/second, 1551.7 km/hour, 964.2 miles/hour or 837.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.8"16.07 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 miSouth16.07 mi
1 hour14° 24' 52.8"963.89 miWest0° 09' 37.4"11.03 miSouth963.60 mi
24 hours14° 24' 57.9"963.99 miEast3° 21' 13.2"230.61 miSouth983.37 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 1:16 PM1471 km914 miles794 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 10:16 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:16 PM3172 km1971 miles1713 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 8:16 AM3723 km2313 miles2010 nmWest W
LimaMon 1:16 PM4098 km2546 miles2213 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 12:16 PM4160 km2585 miles2246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:16 PM4213 km2618 miles2275 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:16 PM4233 km2631 miles2286 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 1:16 PM4309 km2677 miles2326 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaMon 12:16 PM4338 km2695 miles2342 nmNortheast NE

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