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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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 106° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.30 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' 09.4"928.76 miwest0° 00' 49.6"0.95 minorth928.80 mi
24 hours14° 54' 25.7"963.50 mieast1° 01' 39.7"70.70 minorth969.32 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 3:46 PM751 km467 miles405 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 12:46 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:46 PM2863 km1779 miles1546 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 3:46 PM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 5:46 PM3775 km2346 miles2039 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 3:46 PM3793 km2357 miles2048 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazThu 4:46 PM4050 km2516 miles2187 nmEast E
San JoseThu 2:46 PM4189 km2603 miles2262 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 2:46 PM4260 km2647 miles2300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 2:46 PM4264 km2649 miles2302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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