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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 112° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.05 meters/second, 1508.6 km/hour, 937.4 miles/hour or 814.6 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' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.4"937.13 miwest0° 04' 34.2"5.24 minorth937.37 mi
24 hours14° 08' 59.3"921.24 mieast2° 24' 01.3"165.09 minorth942.44 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 5:14 PM865 km538 miles467 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 2:14 PM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:14 PM3233 km2009 miles1746 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 5:14 PM3860 km2398 miles2084 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 12:14 PM3935 km2445 miles2125 nmWest W
QuitoFri 5:14 PM4268 km2652 miles2304 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 7:14 PM4378 km2720 miles2364 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorFri 4:14 PM4481 km2785 miles2420 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 4:14 PM4485 km2787 miles2422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseFri 4:14 PM4509 km2802 miles2435 nmNortheast NE
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