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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 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° 03' 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"15.90 miWest0° 00' 07.5"0.14 miNorth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.8"954.12 miWest0° 07' 36.2"8.72 miNorth954.48 mi
24 hours13° 10' 42.5"871.26 miEast3° 26' 43.6"236.90 miNorth910.12 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 PM1024 km636 miles553 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 7:06 PM1959 km1217 miles1058 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 2:06 PM2604 km1618 miles1406 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 2:06 PM3673 km2282 miles1983 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 2:06 PM4119 km2559 miles2224 nmWest-northwest WNW
Galapagos IslandsSat 6:06 PM4277 km2658 miles2310 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiSat 1:06 PM4741 km2946 miles2560 nmWest W
Mexico CitySat 6:06 PM4938 km3068 miles2666 nmNortheast NE
Apia *Sun 2:06 PM5015 km3116 miles2708 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 6:06 PM5167 km3211 miles2790 nmNortheast NE

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