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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 12:56:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 111° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.51 meters/second, 1593.0 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.50 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.2"989.76 miWest0° 10' 47.4"12.36 miNorth990.09 mi
24 hours11° 33' 37.6"788.84 miEast4° 26' 08.8"304.82 miNorth849.67 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 *Mon 7:56 PM1967 km1223 miles1062 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 4:56 PM2608 km1620 miles1408 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:56 PM2620 km1628 miles1415 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityMon 6:56 PM3476 km2160 miles1877 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 6:56 PM3538 km2198 miles1910 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 6:56 PM3565 km2215 miles1925 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 6:56 PM3688 km2291 miles1991 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 6:56 PM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 6:56 PM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 7:56 PM3796 km2359 miles2050 nmEast E

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