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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: 44%
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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 32' South
Longitude: 104° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.37 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.49 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 30' 16.9"989.52 miwest0° 10' 46.3"12.34 minorth989.85 mi
24 hours11° 34' 25.5"789.59 mieast4° 25' 52.0"304.53 minorth850.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:24 PM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Mon 7:24 PM2016 km1253 miles1088 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaMon 7:24 PM2982 km1853 miles1610 nmEast E
QuitoMon 7:24 PM3027 km1881 miles1634 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 6:24 PM3058 km1900 miles1651 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 6:24 PM3067 km1906 miles1656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 6:24 PM3099 km1925 miles1673 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 6:24 PM3113 km1934 miles1681 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 6:24 PM3215 km1997 miles1736 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 4:24 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmSouthwest SW
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