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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: 45%

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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 14' South, Longitude: 128° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.82 meters/second, 1594.2 km/hour, 990.6 miles/hour or 860.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"16.51 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 30' 24.4"990.53 miwest0° 10' 49.8"12.41 minorth990.86 mi
24 hours11° 31' 48.9"787.31 mieast4° 26' 45.9"305.55 minorth848.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownMon 6:06 PM1757 km1092 miles949 nmSouth S
PapeeteMon 4:06 PM2421 km1505 miles1308 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Mon 9:06 PM2850 km1771 miles1539 nmSoutheast SE
KiritimatiTue 4:06 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmWest-northwest WNW
RarotongaMon 4:06 PM3568 km2217 miles1927 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityMon 8:06 PM4547 km2825 miles2455 nmNortheast NE
AlofiMon 3:06 PM4553 km2829 miles2458 nmWest-southwest WSW
HonoluluMon 4:06 PM4634 km2879 miles2502 nmNorthwest NW
Apia *Tue 4:06 PM4703 km2922 miles2540 nmWest W
Los AngelesMon 6:06 PM4920 km3057 miles2656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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