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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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 00:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 07' South
Longitude: 124° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.91 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 minorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.7"954.18 miwest0° 07' 36.2"8.71 minorth954.54 mi
24 hours13° 10' 44.6"871.34 mieast3° 26' 41.7"236.88 minorth910.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 4:04 PM1035 km643 miles559 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 7:04 PM1941 km1206 miles1048 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 2:04 PM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 2:04 PM3695 km2296 miles1995 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 2:04 PM4139 km2572 miles2235 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 6:04 PM4256 km2645 miles2298 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 1:04 PM4763 km2960 miles2572 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 6:04 PM4925 km3060 miles2659 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 2:04 PM5037 km3130 miles2720 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 6:04 PM5150 km3200 miles2781 nmNortheast NE
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