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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: 6%

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 20:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 105° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.29 meters/second, 1495.1 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' 09.2"928.75 miwest0° 00' 49.0"0.94 minorth928.80 mi
24 hours14° 54' 31.1"963.59 mieast1° 01' 25.4"70.43 minorth969.38 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 PM795 km494 miles429 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 12:42 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:42 PM2798 km1739 miles1511 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 3:42 PM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 5:42 PM3689 km2292 miles1992 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 3:42 PM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 4:42 PM3950 km2454 miles2133 nmEast E
San JoseThu 2:42 PM4129 km2566 miles2230 nmNortheast NE
SucreThu 4:42 PM4193 km2606 miles2264 nmEast E
Rio BrancoThu 4:42 PM4196 km2607 miles2266 nmEast E
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