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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: 22%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 23' North, Longitude: 89° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.21 meters/second, 1541.5 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.6"957.68 miwest0° 06' 47.5"7.79 misouth958.01 mi
24 hours11° 50' 52.1"782.28 mieast3° 07' 40.3"215.08 misouth817.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BelmopanTue 8:10 AM73 km45 miles39 nmEast E
Orange Walk TownTue 8:10 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNortheast NE
Belize CityTue 8:10 AM134 km83 miles72 nmEast E
DangrigaTue 8:10 AM138 km86 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaTue 8:10 AM157 km98 miles85 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San PedroTue 8:10 AM168 km105 miles91 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chetumal *Tue 9:10 AM173 km108 miles94 nmNortheast NE
CholomaTue 8:10 AM253 km157 miles136 nmSoutheast SE
GuatemalaTue 8:10 AM327 km203 miles177 nmSouth-southwest SSW
La CeibaTue 8:10 AM333 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
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