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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 00:34:00 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 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 36' South, Longitude: 118° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.02 meters/second, 1566.1 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.22 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 28' 16.8"972.95 miwest0° 09' 35.8"11.00 minorth973.34 mi
24 hours12° 17' 19.0"826.24 mieast4° 05' 20.5"281.06 minorth878.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 4:34 PM1748 km1086 miles944 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 7:34 PM1779 km1105 miles960 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteSun 2:34 PM3343 km2077 miles1805 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:34 PM3493 km2171 miles1886 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CitySun 6:34 PM4232 km2630 miles2285 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:34 PM4395 km2731 miles2373 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:34 PM4433 km2754 miles2394 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaSun 2:34 PM4440 km2759 miles2397 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 7:34 PM4513 km2804 miles2437 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 6:34 PM4569 km2839 miles2467 nmNortheast NE
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