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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 1:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 59' South, Longitude: 102° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.67 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.7"1001.33 miWest0° 11' 19.0"12.96 miNorth1001.56 mi
24 hours11° 02' 52.7"761.32 miEast4° 32' 31.4"312.08 miNorth824.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsTue 7:06 PM1505 km935 miles813 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoTue 7:06 PM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNorth N
GuayaquilTue 8:06 PM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmEast E
San SalvadorTue 7:06 PM2537 km1576 miles1370 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaTue 7:06 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Easter Island *Tue 8:06 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManaguaTue 7:06 PM2613 km1624 miles1411 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 7:06 PM2627 km1632 miles1418 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaTue 7:06 PM2701 km1678 miles1458 nmNortheast NE
QuitoTue 8:06 PM2722 km1691 miles1470 nmEast E

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