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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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 31' North, Longitude: 92° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.00 meters/second, 1602.0 km/hour, 995.4 miles/hour or 865.0 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' 48.1"995.36 miwest0° 11' 15.1"12.89 misouth995.65 mi
24 hours11° 46' 51.3"807.98 mieast4° 42' 46.8"323.87 misouth873.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
EscuintlaThu 8:38 AM777 km483 miles419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 8:38 AM780 km485 miles421 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaThu 8:38 AM791 km491 miles427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 8:38 AM818 km508 miles441 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 8:38 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaThu 8:38 AM865 km538 miles467 nmNortheast NE
MasayaThu 8:38 AM869 km540 miles469 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 8:38 AM935 km581 miles505 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 8:38 AM977 km607 miles527 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:38 AM989 km615 miles534 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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