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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 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 23' South
Longitude: 116° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.60 meters/second, 1593.4 km/hour, 990.1 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' 20.8"990.04 miwest0° 10' 48.1"12.37 minorth990.37 mi
24 hours11° 33' 05.1"788.42 mieast4° 26' 20.0"305.06 minorth849.33 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 8:16 PM2109 km1311 miles1139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 5:16 PM2238 km1391 miles1208 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:16 PM3152 km1958 miles1702 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 3:16 PM3658 km2273 miles1975 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 7:16 PM3727 km2316 miles2013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 7:16 PM3928 km2440 miles2121 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 7:16 PM3974 km2469 miles2146 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 7:16 PM4130 km2566 miles2230 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaMon 7:16 PM4168 km2590 miles2251 nmNortheast NE
San JoseMon 7:16 PM4204 km2612 miles2270 nmEast-northeast ENE
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