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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 20:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 26' South, Longitude: 123° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.44 meters/second, 1499.2 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.5 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' 55.6"931.30 miwest0° 02' 57.7"3.40 misouth931.16 mi
24 hours15° 13' 30.7"986.99 mieast0° 27' 11.6"31.18 misouth986.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownWed 12:56 PM813 km505 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Wed 3:56 PM1661 km1032 miles897 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteWed 10:56 AM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmWest W
RarotongaWed 10:56 AM3722 km2312 miles2009 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsWed 2:56 PM4316 km2682 miles2331 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiThu 10:56 AM4398 km2733 miles2374 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiWed 9:56 AM4804 km2985 miles2594 nmWest W
LimaWed 3:56 PM5084 km3159 miles2745 nmEast E
Apia *Thu 10:56 AM5123 km3183 miles2766 nmWest W
Mexico CityWed 2:56 PM5173 km3215 miles2793 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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