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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 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' South, Longitude: 123° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.36 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' 11.9"928.91 miwest0° 01' 00.5"1.16 minorth928.96 mi
24 hours14° 52' 49.4"961.88 mieast1° 05' 48.0"75.45 minorth968.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownThu 1:56 PM855 km531 miles462 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Thu 4:56 PM1559 km969 miles842 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteThu 11:56 AM2805 km1743 miles1514 nmWest W
RarotongaThu 11:56 AM3803 km2363 miles2054 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsThu 3:56 PM4258 km2646 miles2299 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiFri 11:56 AM4499 km2796 miles2429 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiThu 10:56 AM4887 km3037 miles2639 nmWest W
LimaThu 4:56 PM4997 km3105 miles2698 nmEast E
Mexico CityThu 3:56 PM5166 km3210 miles2790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Apia *Fri 11:56 AM5212 km3239 miles2814 nmWest W
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