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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.99 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"995.28 miwest0° 11' 15.0"12.89 misouth995.58 mi
24 hours11° 46' 50.7"807.90 mieast4° 42' 45.7"323.83 misouth873.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San SalvadorThu 8:38 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaThu 8:38 AM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaThu 8:38 AM779 km484 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San MiguelThu 8:38 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 8:38 AM809 km503 miles437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaThu 8:38 AM842 km523 miles454 nmNortheast NE
MasayaThu 8:38 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaThu 8:38 AM917 km570 miles495 nmNortheast NE
San JoseThu 8:38 AM948 km589 miles512 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:38 AM980 km609 miles529 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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