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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 19:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' South, Longitude: 86° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.23 meters/second, 1494.8 km/hour, 928.9 miles/hour or 807.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.48 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 06.7"928.62 miwest0° 00' 36.7"0.70 minorth928.65 mi
24 hours14° 56' 14.2"965.35 mieast0° 56' 46.6"65.10 minorth970.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaThu 2:24 PM1421 km883 miles767 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 3:24 PM2017 km1253 miles1089 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 4:24 PM2105 km1308 miles1137 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilThu 2:24 PM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsThu 1:24 PM2235 km1389 miles1207 nmNorth N
SucreThu 3:24 PM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 3:24 PM2356 km1464 miles1272 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Thu 2:24 PM2399 km1490 miles1295 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoThu 2:24 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CórdobaThu 4:24 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmEast-southeast ESE
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