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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 30, 2012 at 07:20:00 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: 97%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 42' North, Longitude: 93° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.99 meters/second, 1512.0 km/hour, 939.5 miles/hour or 816.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.66 miwest0° 00' 01.6"0.03 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.4"939.18 miwest0° 01' 41.0"1.93 misouth939.27 mi
24 hours11° 38' 01.8"752.94 mieast1° 06' 39.1"76.42 misouth759.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MeridaFri 1:20 AM358 km223 miles193 nmEast E
VeracruzFri 1:20 AM367 km228 miles198 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 1:20 AM437 km271 miles236 nmSouth S
Orange Walk TownFri 1:20 AM553 km344 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
ChetumalFri 1:20 AM555 km345 miles299 nmEast-southeast ESE
OaxacaFri 1:20 AM558 km347 miles301 nmSouthwest SW
BelmopanFri 1:20 AM590 km367 miles319 nmSoutheast SE
San PedroFri 1:20 AM617 km383 miles333 nmEast-southeast ESE
Belize CityFri 1:20 AM622 km386 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del CarmenFri 1:20 AM623 km387 miles336 nmEast E

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