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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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 44' South
Longitude: 114° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 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"15.63 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 23' 39.2"937.29 miwest0° 04' 35.8"5.27 minorth937.53 mi
24 hours14° 08' 35.7"920.96 mieast2° 24' 33.1"165.71 minorth942.29 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 5:24 PM994 km618 miles537 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownFri 2:24 PM1668 km1036 miles901 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:24 PM3459 km2149 miles1868 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteFri 12:24 PM3656 km2272 miles1974 nmWest W
LimaFri 5:24 PM4137 km2571 miles2234 nmEast E
QuitoFri 5:24 PM4520 km2809 miles2441 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 7:24 PM4624 km2873 miles2497 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaFri 4:24 PM4645 km2886 miles2508 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 4:24 PM4651 km2890 miles2511 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 4:24 PM4663 km2897 miles2518 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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