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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 12' South, Longitude: 115° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.39 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.0"953.68 miwest0° 07' 32.2"8.64 minorth954.04 mi
24 hours13° 12' 16.2"872.63 mieast3° 25' 22.1"235.36 minorth911.06 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 6:24 PM1251 km777 miles675 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSat 3:24 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:24 PM3336 km2073 miles1801 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSat 1:24 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmWest W
LimaSat 6:24 PM4147 km2577 miles2239 nmEast E
Mexico CitySat 5:24 PM4417 km2745 miles2385 nmNorth-northeast NNE
QuitoSat 6:24 PM4440 km2759 miles2397 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSat 5:24 PM4443 km2761 miles2399 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 5:24 PM4457 km2770 miles2407 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 5:24 PM4548 km2826 miles2456 nmNortheast NE
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