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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: 32%

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 23:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 50' South, Longitude: 97° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.53 meters/second, 1564.3 km/hour, 972.0 miles/hour or 844.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.20 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.8"971.92 miwest0° 09' 30.2"10.89 minorth972.31 mi
24 hours12° 20' 15.8"828.79 mieast4° 03' 34.8"279.07 minorth880.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 5:06 PM1684 km1047 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Sun 6:06 PM1903 km1183 miles1028 nmSouthwest SW
LimaSun 6:06 PM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 6:06 PM2340 km1454 miles1264 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 6:06 PM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 5:06 PM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 5:06 PM3137 km1949 miles1694 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 5:06 PM3185 km1979 miles1720 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazSun 7:06 PM3186 km1980 miles1720 nmEast E
PanamaSun 6:06 PM3224 km2003 miles1741 nmNortheast NE
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