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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 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 07' South, Longitude: 125° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.63 meters/second, 1535.9 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' 56.9"954.20 miwest0° 07' 36.3"8.72 minorth954.56 mi
24 hours13° 10' 40.1"871.28 mieast3° 26' 45.8"236.95 minorth910.16 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 4:06 PM1010 km628 miles545 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 7:06 PM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 2:06 PM2576 km1600 miles1391 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 2:06 PM3645 km2265 miles1968 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 2:06 PM4094 km2544 miles2210 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 6:06 PM4304 km2674 miles2324 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 1:06 PM4713 km2928 miles2545 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 6:06 PM4954 km3079 miles2675 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 2:06 PM4986 km3098 miles2692 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 6:06 PM5189 km3224 miles2802 nmNortheast NE
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