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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 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 53' South
Longitude: 118° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.34 meters/second, 1495.2 km/hour, 929.1 miles/hour or 807.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.49 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.49 mi
1 hour14° 22' 11.1"928.86 miwest0° 00' 57.3"1.10 minorth928.91 mi
24 hours14° 53' 17.3"962.35 mieast1° 04' 37.2"74.09 minorth968.57 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 4:36 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownThu 1:36 PM1294 km804 miles699 nmWest-southwest WSW
PapeeteThu 11:36 AM3303 km2052 miles1783 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:36 PM3823 km2376 miles2064 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 11:36 AM4297 km2670 miles2320 nmWest W
LimaThu 4:36 PM4501 km2797 miles2430 nmEast E
Santiago *Thu 6:36 PM4878 km3031 miles2634 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 4:36 PM4893 km3041 miles2642 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityThu 3:36 PM4924 km3059 miles2659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiFri 11:36 AM4940 km3070 miles2667 nmWest-northwest WNW
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