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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 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 20' South, Longitude: 120° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.67 meters/second, 1593.6 km/hour, 990.2 miles/hour or 860.5 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 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 30' 21.9"990.19 miwest0° 10' 48.6"12.38 minorth990.53 mi
24 hours11° 32' 40.6"788.06 mieast4° 26' 28.5"305.22 minorth849.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 5:32 PM2009 km1249 miles1085 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Mon 8:32 PM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteMon 3:32 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:32 PM3562 km2213 miles1923 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityMon 7:32 PM3960 km2460 miles2138 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaMon 7:32 PM4249 km2640 miles2294 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiTue 3:32 PM4254 km2643 miles2297 nmWest-northwest WNW
San SalvadorMon 7:32 PM4307 km2676 miles2326 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaMon 3:32 PM4391 km2728 miles2371 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManaguaMon 7:32 PM4484 km2786 miles2421 nmEast-northeast ENE
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