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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 10:08 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 23:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 42' South, Longitude: 109° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.81 meters/second, 1565.3 km/hour, 972.6 miles/hour or 845.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 28' 13.4"972.56 miwest0° 09' 33.5"10.95 minorth972.95 mi
24 hours12° 18' 33.9"827.35 mieast4° 04' 36.1"280.24 minorth879.62 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 6:56 PM1482 km921 miles800 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 3:56 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 5:56 PM2632 km1635 miles1421 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 6:56 PM3551 km2207 miles1917 nmEast E
QuitoSun 6:56 PM3751 km2331 miles2025 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSun 5:56 PM3779 km2348 miles2040 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 5:56 PM3783 km2351 miles2043 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CitySun 5:56 PM3844 km2388 miles2075 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 5:56 PM3855 km2395 miles2081 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 5:56 PM3858 km2397 miles2083 nmNortheast NE
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