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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 18:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 18' South
Longitude: 87° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.83 meters/second, 1500.6 km/hour, 932.4 miles/hour or 810.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.54 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 misouth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 21' 58.6"932.17 miwest0° 03' 21.4"3.85 misouth932.01 mi
24 hours15° 13' 52.3"988.26 mieast0° 36' 51.2"42.26 misouth987.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaWed 1:24 PM1447 km899 miles782 nmNortheast NE
La PazWed 2:24 PM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmEast E
Galapagos IslandsWed 12:24 PM2157 km1340 miles1165 nmNorth N
GuayaquilWed 1:24 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Wed 3:24 PM2216 km1377 miles1197 nmSoutheast SE
Easter Island *Wed 1:24 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmWest-southwest WSW
SucreWed 2:24 PM2341 km1455 miles1264 nmEast E
Rio BrancoWed 2:24 PM2406 km1495 miles1299 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 1:24 PM2429 km1509 miles1312 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaWed 3:24 PM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmEast-southeast ESE
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