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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 = Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 6:26:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

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 Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 102° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.68 meters/second, 1521.7 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.0"15.76 miWest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 23' 02.2"945.21 miWest0° 06' 51.4"7.86 miSouth944.93 mi
24 hours15° 01' 21.3"987.15 miEast2° 05' 27.6"143.82 miSouth991.48 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 *Tue 1:26 PM1190 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:26 PM2397 km1489 miles1294 nmNortheast NE
LimaTue 1:26 PM2848 km1770 miles1538 nmEast E
AdamstownTue 10:26 AM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoTue 1:26 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Tue 3:26 PM3616 km2247 miles1953 nmSoutheast SE
La PazTue 2:26 PM3684 km2289 miles1989 nmEast E
San JoseTue 12:26 PM3730 km2318 miles2014 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 12:26 PM3817 km2372 miles2061 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorTue 12:26 PM3832 km2381 miles2069 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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