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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: 66%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, July 3, 2012 at 6:52 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:48 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 9, 2012 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 59' North, Longitude: 91° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.3"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 33' 21.5"1004.49 miwest0° 11' 18.8"12.96 minorth1004.45 mi
24 hours10° 36' 24.5"731.96 mieast4° 21' 58.8"300.06 minorth788.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 4:42 AM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseMon 4:42 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 4:42 AM1051 km653 miles567 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 4:42 AM1095 km681 miles591 nmNorth N
Santa AnaMon 4:42 AM1120 km696 miles605 nmNorth N
GuatemalaMon 4:42 AM1177 km732 miles636 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaMon 4:42 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaMon 5:42 AM1400 km870 miles756 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuayaquilMon 5:42 AM1427 km887 miles770 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoMon 5:42 AM1482 km921 miles800 nmEast-southeast ESE
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