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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 = Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 12:52:00 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: 65%

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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 29' South, Longitude: 88° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.85 meters/second, 1619.5 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 50.6"1006.22 miWest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 miNorth1006.31 mi
24 hours10° 45' 18.1"743.91 miEast4° 27' 30.1"306.33 miNorth804.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsWed 6:52 PM175 km109 miles95 nmWest-southwest WSW
PortoviejoWed 7:52 PM851 km529 miles460 nmEast E
GuayaquilWed 7:52 PM931 km578 miles502 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 7:52 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
San JoseWed 6:52 PM1234 km767 miles666 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliWed 7:52 PM1358 km844 miles733 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaWed 6:52 PM1411 km877 miles762 nmNorth N
PanamaWed 7:52 PM1414 km878 miles763 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 6:52 PM1573 km977 miles849 nmNorth N
MedellinWed 7:52 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmEast-northeast ENE

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