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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: 41%

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 Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 00:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' South, Longitude: 107° 03' 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"929.71 miwest0° 00' 05.0"0.10 minorth929.71 mi
24 hours14° 03' 50.6"907.54 mieast0° 40' 08.7"46.03 minorth910.73 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 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownFri 4:14 PM2397 km1490 miles1295 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:14 PM2934 km1823 miles1584 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 7:14 PM3351 km2082 miles1809 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 9:14 PM3828 km2379 miles2067 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 7:14 PM3870 km2405 miles2090 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazFri 8:14 PM4125 km2563 miles2227 nmEast E
San JoseFri 6:14 PM4257 km2645 miles2299 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 6:14 PM4320 km2684 miles2332 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaFri 6:14 PM4328 km2689 miles2337 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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