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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: 33%

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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 47' South, Longitude: 101° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.62 meters/second, 1564.6 km/hour, 972.2 miles/hour or 844.8 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' 10.2"972.07 miwest0° 09' 31.3"10.91 minorth972.46 mi
24 hours12° 19' 41.3"828.25 mieast4° 03' 55.7"279.45 minorth880.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Sun 6:24 PM1670 km1038 miles902 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 5:24 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 6:24 PM2688 km1670 miles1451 nmEast E
QuitoSun 6:24 PM2969 km1845 miles1603 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownSun 3:24 PM3220 km2001 miles1738 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSun 5:24 PM3269 km2032 miles1765 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 5:24 PM3339 km2075 miles1803 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSun 5:24 PM3340 km2075 miles1803 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 5:24 PM3375 km2097 miles1822 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TegucigalpaSun 5:24 PM3473 km2158 miles1875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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