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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 19, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 39' South, Longitude: 113° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.91 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.21 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 28' 14.9"972.70 miwest0° 09' 34.6"10.97 minorth973.09 mi
24 hours12° 17' 59.5"826.81 mieast4° 04' 56.5"280.61 minorth879.21 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 7:14 PM1558 km968 miles841 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 4:14 PM2124 km1320 miles1147 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:14 PM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 2:14 PM3854 km2394 miles2081 nmWest W
LimaSun 7:14 PM3992 km2480 miles2155 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 6:14 PM3997 km2483 miles2158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:14 PM4043 km2512 miles2183 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:14 PM4064 km2525 miles2194 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:14 PM4165 km2588 miles2249 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaSun 6:14 PM4170 km2591 miles2251 nmNortheast NE

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