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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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 01:36:00 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: 82%

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 Saturday, November 24, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 19' North, Longitude: 77° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.42 meters/second, 1603.5 km/hour, 996.4 miles/hour or 865.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 33' 20.1"996.26 miwest0° 10' 03.1"11.51 minorth996.11 mi
24 hours10° 43' 17.6"733.86 mieast3° 48' 25.8"261.67 minorth775.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonteríaFri 8:36 PM168 km105 miles91 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaFri 8:36 PM251 km156 miles136 nmWest-northwest WNW
MedellinFri 8:36 PM299 km186 miles161 nmSoutheast SE
CartagenaFri 8:36 PM304 km189 miles164 nmNortheast NE
Santiago de VeraguasFri 8:36 PM401 km249 miles217 nmWest W
BarranquillaFri 8:36 PM406 km252 miles219 nmNortheast NE
ManizalesFri 8:36 PM413 km256 miles223 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PereiraFri 8:36 PM428 km266 miles231 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BucaramangaFri 8:36 PM479 km298 miles259 nmEast-southeast ESE
CúcutaFri 8:36 PM534 km332 miles288 nmEast E

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