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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 23, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%

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 Friday, November 23, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 54' North, Longitude: 70° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 33' 18.8"1004.48 miwest0° 10' 54.1"12.48 minorth1004.45 mi
24 hours10° 39' 16.3"735.29 mieast4° 13' 08.8"289.92 minorth788.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MitúThu 7:24 PM293 km182 miles158 nmSouth S
VillavicencioThu 7:24 PM346 km215 miles187 nmWest W
Puerto AyacuchoThu 7:54 PM377 km234 miles204 nmEast-northeast ENE
BogotaThu 7:24 PM403 km250 miles217 nmWest-northwest WNW
BucaramangaThu 7:24 PM462 km287 miles250 nmNorthwest NW
CúcutaThu 7:24 PM496 km308 miles268 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Fernando de ApureThu 7:54 PM557 km346 miles301 nmNortheast NE
ManizalesThu 7:24 PM570 km354 miles308 nmWest-northwest WNW
PereiraThu 7:24 PM582 km362 miles314 nmWest W
FlorenciaThu 7:24 PM618 km384 miles334 nmWest-southwest WSW

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