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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 02:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 44' South
Longitude: 121° 12' 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' 55.7"1001.84 miwest0° 11' 19.7"12.97 minorth1002.06 mi
24 hours11° 01' 36.6"760.19 mieast4° 32' 31.1"312.10 minorth823.33 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 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 9:22 PM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteTue 4:22 PM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:22 PM3538 km2198 miles1910 nmEast E
Mexico CityTue 8:22 PM3603 km2239 miles1946 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 7:22 PM3897 km2422 miles2104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 8:22 PM4004 km2488 miles2162 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorTue 8:22 PM4081 km2536 miles2204 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiWed 4:22 PM4085 km2538 miles2206 nmWest W
TegucigalpaTue 8:22 PM4290 km2665 miles2316 nmEast-northeast ENE
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