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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: 40%

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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' South, Longitude: 95° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.72 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 929.9 miles/hour or 808.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.50 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 misouth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 24' 27.0"929.69 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 misouth929.69 mi
24 hours14° 04' 33.8"908.32 mieast0° 37' 24.7"42.90 minorth911.22 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 *Fri 6:24 PM1593 km990 miles860 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaFri 6:24 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:24 PM2315 km1439 miles1250 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Fri 8:24 PM2762 km1716 miles1491 nmSoutheast SE
La PazFri 7:24 PM2880 km1789 miles1555 nmEast E
QuitoFri 6:24 PM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmNortheast NE
SucreFri 7:24 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 7:24 PM3164 km1966 miles1709 nmEast-northeast ENE
CórdobaFri 8:24 PM3275 km2035 miles1768 nmEast-southeast ESE
AdamstownFri 3:24 PM3607 km2241 miles1948 nmWest-southwest WSW
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