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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: 22%

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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 21:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 29' South, Longitude: 81° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.63 meters/second, 1532.3 km/hour, 952.1 miles/hour or 827.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.87 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"951.89 miwest0° 07' 18.0"8.37 minorth952.24 mi
24 hours13° 17' 35.7"877.07 mieast3° 20' 37.8"229.92 minorth913.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaSat 4:06 PM788 km490 miles425 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 5:06 PM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 4:06 PM1702 km1058 miles919 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 5:06 PM1721 km1070 miles929 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 5:06 PM1753 km1089 miles947 nmEast E
QuitoSat 4:06 PM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSat 3:06 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Sat 6:06 PM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 6:06 PM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSat 4:06 PM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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