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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: 56%

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 02:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' South, Longitude: 126° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.91 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 56.6"1001.95 miwest0° 11' 19.9"12.98 minorth1002.17 mi
24 hours11° 01' 17.2"759.89 mieast4° 32' 30.7"312.09 minorth823.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownTue 6:42 PM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth S
PapeeteTue 4:42 PM2932 km1822 miles1583 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Tue 9:42 PM3050 km1895 miles1647 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KiritimatiWed 4:42 PM3555 km2209 miles1919 nmWest W
Mexico CityTue 8:42 PM3974 km2469 miles2146 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 7:42 PM4067 km2527 miles2196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsTue 8:42 PM4072 km2531 miles2199 nmEast E
RarotongaTue 4:42 PM4077 km2534 miles2202 nmWest-southwest WSW
Los AngelesTue 6:42 PM4364 km2711 miles2356 nmNorth N
GuatemalaTue 8:42 PM4461 km2772 miles2409 nmEast-northeast ENE
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