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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: 23%

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 23:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 11' South, Longitude: 117° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.45 meters/second, 1535.2 km/hour, 953.9 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.90 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.9"953.80 miwest0° 07' 33.1"8.66 minorth954.16 mi
24 hours13° 11' 53.4"872.31 mieast3° 25' 42.1"235.74 minorth910.85 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 6:34 PM1389 km863 miles750 nmSoutheast SE
AdamstownSat 3:34 PM1561 km970 miles843 nmSouthwest SW
PapeeteSat 1:34 PM3391 km2107 miles1831 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:34 PM3559 km2212 miles1922 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSat 6:34 PM4402 km2735 miles2377 nmEast E
RarotongaSat 1:34 PM4442 km2760 miles2399 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 5:34 PM4527 km2813 miles2444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSat 5:34 PM4607 km2863 miles2488 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSat 5:34 PM4630 km2877 miles2500 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 6:34 PM4679 km2907 miles2526 nmEast-northeast ENE
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