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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 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° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.20 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"15.96 miwest0° 00' 06.6"0.13 misouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.6"957.60 miwest0° 06' 47.4"7.78 misouth957.93 mi
24 hours11° 50' 52.2"782.22 mieast3° 07' 37.9"215.03 misouth817.26 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 AM45 km28 miles24 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownTue 8:10 AM101 km63 miles55 nmNortheast NE
Belize CityTue 8:10 AM105 km65 miles57 nmEast E
DangrigaTue 8:10 AM111 km69 miles60 nmEast-southeast ESE
San PedroTue 8:10 AM142 km88 miles77 nmEast-northeast ENE
Punta GordaTue 8:10 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Chetumal *Tue 9:10 AM155 km96 miles83 nmNortheast NE
CholomaTue 8:10 AM236 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Pedro SulaTue 8:10 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
La CeibaTue 8:10 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSoutheast SE
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