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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: 4%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' South, Longitude: 73° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.58 meters/second, 1586.1 km/hour, 985.5 miles/hour or 856.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.43 miwest0° 00' 11.6"0.22 misouth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 27' 37.6"985.42 miwest0° 11' 38.3"13.33 misouth985.22 mi
24 hours13° 11' 52.2"899.39 mieast4° 20' 26.7"298.40 misouth941.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PucallpaMon 1:02 PM237 km147 miles128 nmNorthwest NW
CobijaMon 2:02 PM482 km299 miles260 nmEast-southeast ESE
LimaMon 1:02 PM500 km310 miles270 nmWest-southwest WSW
Rio BrancoMon 2:02 PM570 km354 miles308 nmEast E
RiberaltaMon 2:02 PM772 km479 miles417 nmEast E
La PazMon 2:02 PM902 km560 miles487 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilMon 1:02 PM1141 km709 miles616 nmNorthwest NW
QuitoMon 1:02 PM1230 km764 miles664 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SucreMon 2:02 PM1310 km814 miles708 nmSoutheast SE
CaliMon 1:02 PM1521 km945 miles821 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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