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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 = Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 8:42:00 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 hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 120° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.48 meters/second, 1499.3 km/hour, 931.6 miles/hour or 809.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.53 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miSouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.0"931.32 miWest0° 03' 00.0"3.44 miSouth931.17 mi
24 hours15° 13' 33.8"987.06 miEast0° 28' 09.1"32.28 miSouth986.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 12:42 PM1127 km700 miles608 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 3:42 PM1342 km834 miles724 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteWed 10:42 AM3090 km1920 miles1669 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:42 PM3980 km2473 miles2149 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaWed 10:42 AM4096 km2545 miles2211 nmWest W
LimaWed 3:42 PM4707 km2925 miles2541 nmEast E
KiritimatiThu 10:42 AM4729 km2938 miles2553 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico CityWed 2:42 PM4977 km3093 miles2687 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 2:42 PM5064 km3147 miles2734 nmNortheast NE
QuitoWed 3:42 PM5070 km3150 miles2738 nmEast-northeast ENE

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