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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: 55%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, August 24, 2012 at 1:54 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 59' South, Longitude: 93° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.25 meters/second, 1498.5 km/hour, 931.1 miles/hour or 809.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.52 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.52 mi
1 hour14° 24' 39.4"930.86 miwest0° 02' 31.0"2.89 misouth930.73 mi
24 hours14° 09' 57.0"915.04 mieast0° 21' 28.6"24.63 misouth914.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandFri 6:24 PM1732 km1076 miles935 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 7:24 PM2026 km1259 miles1094 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:24 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 7:24 PM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoFri 8:24 PM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 8:24 PM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmEast E
QuitoFri 7:24 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 8:24 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 8:24 PM3019 km1876 miles1630 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 9:24 PM3151 km1958 miles1701 nmEast-southeast ESE
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