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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 2:22:00 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 02:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 44' South, Longitude: 120° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.86 meters/second, 1612.3 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.70 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 55.6"1001.76 miWest0° 11' 19.7"12.97 miNorth1001.98 mi
24 hours11° 01' 37.6"760.16 miEast4° 32' 31.1"312.08 miNorth823.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 6:22 PM2454 km1525 miles1325 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 9:22 PM2762 km1716 miles1492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteTue 4:22 PM3426 km2129 miles1850 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:22 PM3508 km2180 miles1894 nmEast E
Mexico CityTue 8:22 PM3584 km2227 miles1935 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 7:22 PM3890 km2417 miles2100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 8:22 PM3979 km2472 miles2148 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 8:22 PM4056 km2520 miles2190 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiWed 4:22 PM4114 km2557 miles2222 nmWest W
TegucigalpaTue 8:22 PM4264 km2649 miles2302 nmEast-northeast ENE

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