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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 33' North, Longitude: 90° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.97 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"995.29 miwest0° 11' 14.6"12.88 misouth995.59 mi
24 hours11° 46' 45.6"807.81 mieast4° 42' 36.6"323.67 misouth873.46 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 AM665 km413 miles359 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 8:28 AM668 km415 miles361 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorThu 8:28 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNorth N
San MiguelThu 8:28 AM693 km430 miles374 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaThu 8:28 AM716 km445 miles387 nmNorth N
San JoseThu 8:28 AM723 km449 miles390 nmEast-northeast ENE
EscuintlaThu 8:28 AM750 km466 miles405 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 8:28 AM783 km486 miles423 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaThu 8:28 AM792 km492 miles428 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CholomaThu 8:28 AM925 km575 miles499 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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