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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 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 100° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.06 meters/second, 1533.8 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.2"952.93 miwest0° 07' 26.1"8.52 minorth953.29 mi
24 hours13° 14' 34.0"874.57 mieast3° 23' 20.8"233.05 minorth912.35 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 *Sat 5:24 PM1392 km865 miles752 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 4:24 PM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
LimaSat 5:24 PM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmEast E
QuitoSat 5:24 PM3089 km1920 miles1668 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSat 2:24 PM3154 km1960 miles1703 nmWest-southwest WSW
La PazSat 6:24 PM3477 km2160 miles1877 nmEast E
Santiago *Sat 7:24 PM3497 km2173 miles1888 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseSat 4:24 PM3532 km2194 miles1907 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSat 4:24 PM3631 km2256 miles1961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoSat 6:24 PM3654 km2270 miles1973 nmEast E
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