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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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 27' South, Longitude: 111° 56' 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' 19.4"989.84 miwest0° 10' 47.4"12.36 minorth990.17 mi
24 hours11° 33' 36.0"788.87 mieast4° 26' 09.5"304.86 minorth849.70 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 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSouth S
AdamstownMon 4:56 PM2587 km1607 miles1397 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 6:56 PM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityMon 6:56 PM3488 km2167 miles1883 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 6:56 PM3557 km2210 miles1921 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 6:56 PM3586 km2228 miles1936 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 6:56 PM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 6:56 PM3756 km2334 miles2028 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 6:56 PM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 7:56 PM3825 km2377 miles2065 nmEast E
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