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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 = Friday, November 16, 2012 at 9:46:00 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: 13%

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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 47' South, Longitude: 105° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.94 meters/second, 1508.2 km/hour, 937.1 miles/hour or 814.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.62 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 36.3"936.89 miWest0° 04' 30.6"5.17 miNorth937.12 mi
24 hours14° 09' 58.4"922.11 miEast2° 22' 41.0"163.56 miNorth942.99 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 4:46 PM895 km556 miles483 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 1:46 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 3:46 PM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 4:46 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 4:46 PM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 6:46 PM3766 km2340 miles2033 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazFri 5:46 PM3969 km2466 miles2143 nmEast E
San JoseFri 3:46 PM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 3:46 PM4115 km2557 miles2222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 3:46 PM4117 km2558 miles2223 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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