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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 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 25' South, Longitude: 114° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.56 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 990.0 miles/hour or 860.3 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' 20.1"989.94 miwest0° 10' 47.7"12.37 minorth990.27 mi
24 hours11° 33' 20.5"788.64 mieast4° 26' 14.7"304.96 minorth849.52 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 8:06 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 5:06 PM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:06 PM2898 km1801 miles1565 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityMon 7:06 PM3600 km2237 miles1944 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 7:06 PM3738 km2322 miles2018 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 7:06 PM3776 km2346 miles2039 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteMon 3:06 PM3911 km2430 miles2112 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaMon 7:06 PM3917 km2434 miles2115 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 7:06 PM3965 km2464 miles2141 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 7:06 PM3977 km2471 miles2148 nmEast-northeast ENE
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