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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 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 06' South, Longitude: 127° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.67 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 57.8"954.30 miwest0° 07' 37.1"8.73 minorth954.67 mi
24 hours13° 10' 21.8"871.02 mieast3° 27' 01.5"237.26 minorth909.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 4:14 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Sat 7:14 PM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 2:14 PM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 2:14 PM3446 km2141 miles1861 nmWest-southwest WSW
KiritimatiSun 2:14 PM3913 km2431 miles2113 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 1:14 PM4511 km2803 miles2436 nmWest W
Apia *Sun 2:14 PM4782 km2971 miles2582 nmWest W
NukualofaSun 1:14 PM5047 km3136 miles2725 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySat 6:14 PM5078 km3155 miles2742 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSat 6:14 PM5345 km3321 miles2886 nmNortheast NE
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