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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: 2%
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 Monday, November 12, 2012 at 18:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 50' South
Longitude: 115° 05' 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' 52.7"963.94 miwest0° 09' 37.3"11.03 misouth963.65 mi
24 hours14° 24' 59.9"964.08 mieast3° 21' 10.0"230.57 misouth983.45 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 PM1481 km920 miles800 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 10:16 AM1935 km1202 miles1045 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:16 PM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 8:16 AM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmWest W
LimaMon 1:16 PM4127 km2564 miles2228 nmEast E
Mexico CityMon 12:16 PM4173 km2593 miles2253 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:16 PM4232 km2630 miles2285 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:16 PM4253 km2643 miles2297 nmNortheast NE
QuitoMon 1:16 PM4337 km2695 miles2342 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaMon 12:16 PM4359 km2709 miles2354 nmNortheast NE
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