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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: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 35' North, Longitude: 87° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.93 meters/second, 1601.8 km/hour, 995.3 miles/hour or 864.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.59 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.5"995.22 miwest0° 11' 14.0"12.87 misouth995.52 mi
24 hours11° 46' 39.6"807.64 mieast4° 42' 26.1"323.48 misouth873.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlajuelaThu 8:18 AM476 km296 miles257 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 8:18 AM483 km300 miles261 nmEast-northeast ENE
MasayaThu 8:18 AM520 km323 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 8:18 AM532 km331 miles287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidThu 9:18 AM597 km371 miles323 nmEast E
MatagalpaThu 8:18 AM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 8:18 AM654 km407 miles353 nmNorth N
San SalvadorThu 8:18 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TegucigalpaThu 8:18 AM722 km449 miles390 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 8:18 AM735 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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