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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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 25' South, Longitude: 120° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.47 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"931.37 miwest0° 02' 59.9"3.44 misouth931.23 mi
24 hours15° 13' 33.6"987.12 mieast0° 28' 04.9"32.20 misouth986.14 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 PM1102 km685 miles595 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Wed 3:42 PM1364 km848 miles737 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteWed 10:42 AM3063 km1903 miles1654 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:42 PM4005 km2488 miles2162 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaWed 10:42 AM4068 km2528 miles2197 nmWest W
KiritimatiThu 10:42 AM4704 km2923 miles2540 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaWed 3:42 PM4735 km2942 miles2556 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 2:42 PM4991 km3101 miles2695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 2:42 PM5083 km3159 miles2745 nmNortheast NE
QuitoWed 3:42 PM5097 km3167 miles2752 nmEast-northeast ENE
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