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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: 11%

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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 14:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 52' North, Longitude: 75° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.97 meters/second, 1612.7 km/hour, 1002.1 miles/hour or 870.8 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' 12.8"1001.96 miwest0° 12' 15.3"14.04 misouth1002.15 mi
24 hours12° 05' 24.1"835.23 mieast5° 00' 18.7"343.90 misouth903.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CaliFri 9:18 AM103 km64 miles56 nmNorthwest NW
FlorenciaFri 9:18 AM140 km87 miles75 nmSouth S
IbaguéFri 9:18 AM176 km110 miles95 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BuenaventuraFri 9:18 AM184 km114 miles99 nmNorthwest NW
PereiraFri 9:18 AM215 km133 miles116 nmNorth N
ManizalesFri 9:18 AM242 km150 miles130 nmNorth N
BogotaFri 9:18 AM267 km166 miles144 nmNortheast NE
VillavicencioFri 9:18 AM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedellinFri 9:18 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 9:18 AM461 km287 miles249 nmSouthwest SW
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