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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 21:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 29' South
Longitude: 82° 02' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.5"15.87 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.87 mi
1 hour14° 25' 39.7"951.97 miwest0° 07' 18.1"8.37 minorth952.32 mi
24 hours13° 17' 33.1"877.10 mieast3° 20' 40.0"229.98 minorth914.03 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 PM807 km501 miles436 nmNortheast NE
La PazSat 5:06 PM1484 km922 miles802 nmEast E
GuayaquilSat 4:06 PM1705 km1060 miles921 nmNorth N
Rio BrancoSat 5:06 PM1747 km1085 miles943 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 5:06 PM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast E
QuitoSat 4:06 PM1948 km1210 miles1052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsSat 3:06 PM2013 km1251 miles1087 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santiago *Sat 6:06 PM2101 km1305 miles1134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CórdobaSat 6:06 PM2373 km1475 miles1281 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaSat 4:06 PM2598 km1614 miles1403 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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