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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 14° 52' South
Longitude: 117° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.96 meters/second, 1551.4 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 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' 51.7"963.81 miwest0° 09' 36.4"11.01 misouth963.51 mi
24 hours14° 25' 18.5"964.30 mieast3° 20' 42.7"230.05 misouth983.54 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 1:26 PM1595 km991 miles861 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 10:26 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:26 PM3433 km2133 miles1854 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 8:26 AM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmWest W
Mexico CityMon 12:26 PM4292 km2667 miles2318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 1:26 PM4385 km2725 miles2368 nmEast E
GuatemalaMon 12:26 PM4408 km2739 miles2380 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 12:26 PM4437 km2757 miles2396 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaMon 8:26 AM4520 km2808 miles2440 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaMon 12:26 PM4558 km2832 miles2461 nmNortheast NE
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