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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: 13%
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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 21:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 49' South
Longitude: 100° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.86 meters/second, 1507.9 km/hour, 937.0 miles/hour or 814.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.4"15.62 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 34.5"936.77 miwest0° 04' 27.7"5.12 minorth937.00 mi
24 hours14° 10' 42.5"922.82 mieast2° 21' 40.8"162.42 minorth943.46 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 *Fri 4:24 PM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsFri 3:24 PM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 4:24 PM2656 km1650 miles1434 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 1:24 PM3091 km1921 miles1669 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuitoFri 4:24 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Fri 6:24 PM3319 km2062 miles1792 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 5:24 PM3444 km2140 miles1860 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 5:24 PM3677 km2285 miles1986 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreFri 5:24 PM3700 km2299 miles1998 nmEast E
San JoseFri 3:24 PM3753 km2332 miles2026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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