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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 01:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 54' South, Longitude: 109° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 53.1"1001.56 miwest0° 11' 19.2"12.97 minorth1001.78 mi
24 hours11° 02' 25.7"760.96 mieast4° 32' 31.4"312.11 minorth824.12 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 7:32 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast E
Easter Island *Tue 8:32 PM2456 km1526 miles1326 nmSouth S
AcapulcoTue 7:32 PM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 7:32 PM2903 km1804 miles1567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 7:32 PM2975 km1848 miles1606 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorTue 7:32 PM3010 km1870 miles1625 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaTue 7:32 PM3152 km1959 miles1702 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownTue 5:32 PM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmSouthwest SW
TegucigalpaTue 7:32 PM3199 km1988 miles1727 nmNortheast NE
San JoseTue 7:32 PM3222 km2002 miles1740 nmEast-northeast ENE
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