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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 00:24:00 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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 38' South, Longitude: 116° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.96 meters/second, 1565.9 km/hour, 973.0 miles/hour or 845.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 28' 15.8"972.83 miwest0° 09' 35.3"10.99 minorth973.22 mi
24 hours12° 17' 39.2"826.53 mieast4° 05' 08.6"280.83 minorth879.00 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 7:24 PM1653 km1027 miles893 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownSun 4:24 PM1929 km1199 miles1041 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:24 PM3253 km2021 miles1757 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteSun 2:24 PM3598 km2236 miles1943 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CitySun 6:24 PM4108 km2552 miles2218 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:24 PM4215 km2619 miles2276 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:24 PM4244 km2637 miles2292 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 7:24 PM4253 km2642 miles2296 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 6:24 PM4366 km2713 miles2357 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSun 6:24 PM4404 km2736 miles2378 nmNortheast NE

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