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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 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 42' South, Longitude: 123° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.89 meters/second, 1612.4 km/hour, 1001.9 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' 56.1"1001.89 miwest0° 11' 19.8"12.98 minorth1002.11 mi
24 hours11° 01' 26.8"760.04 mieast4° 32' 30.8"312.09 minorth823.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 6:32 PM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Easter Island *Tue 9:32 PM2904 km1805 miles1568 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PapeeteTue 4:32 PM3163 km1965 miles1708 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityTue 8:32 PM3784 km2351 miles2043 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:32 PM3805 km2364 miles2055 nmEast E
KiritimatiWed 4:32 PM3819 km2373 miles2062 nmWest W
HermosilloTue 7:32 PM3975 km2470 miles2146 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaTue 8:32 PM4230 km2629 miles2284 nmEast-northeast ENE
RarotongaTue 4:32 PM4311 km2678 miles2328 nmWest-southwest WSW
San SalvadorTue 8:32 PM4314 km2680 miles2329 nmEast-northeast ENE
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