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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 = Thursday, November 15, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%

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 Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 105° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.29 meters/second, 1495.0 km/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.3 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' 00.7"0.01 miNorth15.48 mi
1 hour14° 22' 09.1"928.69 miWest0° 00' 48.7"0.93 miNorth928.73 mi
24 hours14° 54' 32.6"963.55 miEast1° 01' 21.4"70.35 miNorth969.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Thu 3:42 PM809 km503 miles437 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 12:42 PM2600 km1616 miles1404 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:42 PM2781 km1728 miles1501 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 3:42 PM3147 km1956 miles1699 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 5:42 PM3666 km2278 miles1979 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 3:42 PM3687 km2291 miles1991 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 4:42 PM3922 km2437 miles2118 nmEast E
San JoseThu 2:42 PM4113 km2556 miles2221 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 4:42 PM4166 km2588 miles2249 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 4:42 PM4168 km2590 miles2251 nmEast E

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