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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: 12%

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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 13:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 00' North, Longitude: 66° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.93 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.1"0.23 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.2"1001.94 miwest0° 12' 14.2"14.01 misouth1002.13 mi
24 hours12° 04' 46.1"834.46 mieast5° 00' 01.6"343.60 misouth903.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto AyacuchoFri 9:08 AM327 km203 miles177 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MitúFri 8:38 AM475 km295 miles256 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Fernando de ApureFri 9:08 AM555 km345 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Boa VistaFri 9:38 AM625 km388 miles337 nmEast E
Ciudad BolívarFri 9:08 AM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CaracasFri 9:08 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth N
BogotaFri 8:38 AM879 km546 miles475 nmWest-northwest WNW
LindenFri 9:38 AM955 km593 miles516 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FernandoFri 9:38 AM968 km601 miles523 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManausFri 9:38 AM975 km606 miles527 nmSoutheast SE
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