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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 2:02:00 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 02:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 16' South, Longitude: 105° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.88 meters/second, 1619.6 km/hour, 1006.3 miles/hour or 874.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.77 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.77 mi
1 hour14° 32' 52.7"1006.28 miWest0° 11' 18.4"12.95 miNorth1006.37 mi
24 hours10° 44' 44.9"743.29 miEast4° 27' 00.0"305.76 miNorth803.15 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 8:02 PM1721 km1070 miles929 nmEast E
AcapulcoWed 8:02 PM1977 km1228 miles1068 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityWed 8:02 PM2271 km1411 miles1226 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaWed 8:02 PM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 8:02 PM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmNorth N
San SalvadorWed 8:02 PM2333 km1449 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzWed 8:02 PM2363 km1468 miles1276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 8:02 PM2468 km1533 miles1332 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 8:02 PM2489 km1547 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaWed 8:02 PM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNortheast NE

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