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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 2:28:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 19%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 33' North, Longitude: 89° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.96 meters/second, 1601.9 km/hour, 995.4 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' 48.2"995.21 miWest0° 11' 14.5"12.88 miSouth995.51 mi
24 hours11° 46' 44.9"807.73 miEast4° 42' 35.3"323.63 miSouth873.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MasayaThu 8:28 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 8:28 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNortheast NE
San MiguelThu 8:28 AM683 km425 miles369 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 8:28 AM685 km426 miles370 nmNorth N
AlajuelaThu 8:28 AM685 km426 miles370 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseThu 8:28 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaThu 8:28 AM714 km444 miles385 nmNorth N
EscuintlaThu 8:28 AM753 km468 miles406 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 8:28 AM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 8:28 AM784 km487 miles423 nmNorth N

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