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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 12:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' South, Longitude: 106° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.73 meters/second, 1496.6 km/hour, 930.0 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' 24.5"15.50 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miNorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.0"929.64 miWest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 miNorth929.65 mi
24 hours14° 03' 51.6"907.50 miEast0° 40' 04.9"45.96 miNorth910.68 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 7:14 PM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 4:14 PM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:14 PM2915 km1811 miles1574 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 7:14 PM3323 km2065 miles1794 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 9:14 PM3804 km2363 miles2054 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 7:14 PM3847 km2391 miles2077 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 8:14 PM4097 km2546 miles2212 nmEast E
San JoseFri 6:14 PM4240 km2635 miles2289 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 6:14 PM4307 km2676 miles2325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 6:14 PM4312 km2680 miles2328 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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