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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: 99%
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 Saturday, September 29, 2012 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 16' North
Longitude: 79° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.76 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 49.2"1005.51 miwest0° 11' 20.7"12.99 minorth1005.53 mi
24 hours10° 50' 23.2"749.26 mieast4° 25' 25.7"303.99 minorth806.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San Juan de PastoFri 11:18 PM247 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 11:18 PM279 km173 miles151 nmSouth S
QuitoFri 11:18 PM288 km179 miles156 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CaliFri 11:18 PM329 km204 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
PereiraFri 11:18 PM484 km300 miles261 nmNortheast NE
GuayaquilFri 11:18 PM501 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
ManizalesFri 11:18 PM513 km319 miles277 nmNortheast NE
MedellinFri 11:18 PM597 km371 miles322 nmNortheast NE
BogotaFri 11:18 PM629 km391 miles340 nmEast-northeast ENE
VillavicencioFri 11:18 PM656 km407 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
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