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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 22:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' South, Longitude: 112° 32' 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
1 minute0° 14' 23.6"15.62 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 23' 38.4"937.14 miwest0° 04' 34.4"5.24 minorth937.38 mi
24 hours14° 08' 56.8"921.20 mieast2° 24' 04.5"165.15 minorth942.42 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 PM875 km544 miles473 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 2:14 PM1900 km1181 miles1026 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:14 PM3255 km2023 miles1758 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 5:14 PM3888 km2416 miles2099 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 12:14 PM3907 km2428 miles2110 nmWest W
QuitoFri 5:14 PM4293 km2667 miles2318 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 7:14 PM4403 km2736 miles2377 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorFri 4:14 PM4498 km2795 miles2429 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 4:14 PM4501 km2796 miles2430 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 4:14 PM4529 km2814 miles2445 nmNortheast NE

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