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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: 96%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, September 22, 2012 at 7:41 PM
Next phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 28, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 31' South, Longitude: 75° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.17 meters/second, 1617.0 km/hour, 1004.8 miles/hour or 873.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 32' 19.0"1004.75 miwest0° 11' 32.4"13.22 minorth1004.91 mi
24 hours10° 57' 57.3"757.84 mieast4° 35' 55.7"316.00 minorth821.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
QuitoThu 10:18 PM405 km252 miles219 nmNorthwest NW
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Thu 10:18 PM465 km289 miles251 nmWest-northwest WNW
GuayaquilThu 10:18 PM474 km294 miles256 nmWest W
CaliThu 10:18 PM661 km411 miles357 nmNorth N
BogotaThu 10:18 PM810 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MedellinThu 10:18 PM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth N
LimaThu 10:18 PM1066 km662 miles576 nmSouth S
Rio BrancoThu 11:18 PM1197 km744 miles646 nmSoutheast SE
PanamaThu 10:18 PM1343 km835 miles725 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Galapagos IslandsThu 9:18 PM1562 km971 miles844 nmWest W
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