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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 10:09 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 33' South, Longitude: 103° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.36 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 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"989.44 miwest0° 10' 46.3"12.34 minorth989.77 mi
24 hours11° 34' 27.1"789.56 mieast4° 25' 51.5"304.49 minorth850.27 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 PM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Mon 7:24 PM2023 km1257 miles1092 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LimaMon 7:24 PM2952 km1835 miles1594 nmEast E
QuitoMon 7:24 PM2999 km1863 miles1619 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 6:24 PM3042 km1890 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 6:24 PM3053 km1897 miles1649 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 6:24 PM3077 km1912 miles1662 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 6:24 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 6:24 PM3198 km1987 miles1727 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 6:24 PM3247 km2017 miles1753 nmNorth N
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