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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 2:12 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:42 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' South, Longitude: 111° 36' 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
1 minute0° 14' 24.5"15.50 miwest0° 00' 00.1"0.00 minorth15.50 mi
1 hour14° 24' 28.5"929.65 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth929.66 mi
24 hours14° 03' 34.0"907.18 mieast0° 41' 10.3"47.21 minorth910.48 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 7:34 PM698 km434 miles377 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 4:34 PM1944 km1208 miles1050 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:34 PM3274 km2034 miles1768 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 7:34 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 2:34 PM4001 km2486 miles2160 nmWest W
Santiago *Fri 9:34 PM4244 km2637 miles2291 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 7:34 PM4275 km2657 miles2309 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 6:34 PM4565 km2837 miles2465 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 6:34 PM4567 km2838 miles2466 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 6:34 PM4575 km2843 miles2470 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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