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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: 65%
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 Thursday, November 22, 2012 at 00:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 29' South
Longitude: 88° 21' 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"1006.29 miwest0° 11' 19.1"12.96 minorth1006.38 mi
24 hours10° 45' 17.6"743.95 mieast4° 27' 29.6"306.34 minorth804.08 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 PM147 km91 miles79 nmWest-southwest WSW
GuayaquilWed 7:52 PM960 km596 miles518 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoWed 7:52 PM1097 km682 miles592 nmEast E
San JoseWed 6:52 PM1245 km773 miles672 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaliWed 7:52 PM1386 km861 miles749 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManaguaWed 6:52 PM1415 km879 miles764 nmNorth N
PanamaWed 7:52 PM1434 km891 miles774 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorWed 6:52 PM1571 km976 miles848 nmNorth N
MedellinWed 7:52 PM1600 km994 miles864 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaWed 6:52 PM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth N
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