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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: 19%

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 Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at 21:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 10' South, Longitude: 99° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.73 meters/second, 1525.4 km/hour, 947.9 miles/hour or 823.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.0"15.80 miwest0° 00' 06.8"0.13 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 24' 59.6"947.56 miwest0° 06' 51.1"7.85 misouth947.28 mi
24 hours14° 08' 51.0"929.89 mieast2° 08' 39.2"147.49 misouth935.65 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Wed 4:46 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsWed 3:46 PM2220 km1379 miles1198 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaWed 4:46 PM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoWed 4:46 PM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownWed 1:46 PM3207 km1993 miles1732 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santiago *Wed 6:46 PM3370 km2094 miles1820 nmSoutheast SE
La PazWed 5:46 PM3382 km2102 miles1826 nmEast E
San JoseWed 3:46 PM3563 km2214 miles1924 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio BrancoWed 5:46 PM3580 km2224 miles1933 nmEast E
SucreWed 5:46 PM3655 km2271 miles1974 nmEast E

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