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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 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 120° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.35 meters/second, 1495.3 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' 11.6"928.89 miwest0° 00' 59.0"1.13 minorth928.94 mi
24 hours14° 53' 03.3"962.11 mieast1° 05' 12.6"74.77 minorth968.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:46 PM1069 km664 miles577 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Thu 4:46 PM1345 km836 miles726 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 11:46 AM3054 km1897 miles1649 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:46 PM4038 km2509 miles2180 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaThu 11:46 AM4050 km2517 miles2187 nmWest W
KiritimatiFri 11:46 AM4718 km2931 miles2547 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaThu 4:46 PM4749 km2951 miles2564 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 3:46 PM5040 km3131 miles2721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Thu 6:46 PM5100 km3169 miles2754 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoThu 4:46 PM5124 km3184 miles2767 nmEast-northeast ENE
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