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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 8:46:00 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 20:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' South, Longitude: 106° 04' 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' 09.4"928.69 miWest0° 00' 49.4"0.94 miNorth928.74 mi
24 hours14° 54' 27.2"963.46 miEast1° 01' 35.7"70.62 miNorth969.27 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 PM762 km474 miles412 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownThu 12:46 PM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsThu 2:46 PM2845 km1768 miles1536 nmNortheast NE
LimaThu 3:46 PM3244 km2016 miles1752 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Thu 5:46 PM3753 km2332 miles2026 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 3:46 PM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmNortheast NE
La PazThu 4:46 PM4022 km2499 miles2172 nmEast E
San JoseThu 2:46 PM4173 km2593 miles2253 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 2:46 PM4248 km2639 miles2294 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 2:46 PM4249 km2640 miles2294 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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