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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 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 12, 2012 at 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 50' North
Longitude: 78° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.98 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' 12.6"1002.06 miwest0° 12' 15.6"14.04 misouth1002.24 mi
24 hours12° 05' 35.0"835.52 mieast5° 00' 23.6"344.02 misouth904.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BuenaventuraFri 9:28 AM194 km121 miles105 nmNortheast NE
San Juan de PastoFri 9:28 AM221 km137 miles119 nmSoutheast SE
CaliFri 9:28 AM223 km138 miles120 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoFri 9:28 AM340 km211 miles183 nmSouth S
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 9:28 AM352 km219 miles190 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PereiraFri 9:28 AM374 km232 miles202 nmNortheast NE
ManizalesFri 9:28 AM403 km251 miles218 nmNortheast NE
MedellinFri 9:28 AM490 km305 miles265 nmNortheast NE
BogotaFri 9:28 AM521 km324 miles281 nmEast-northeast ENE
VillavicencioFri 9:28 AM551 km342 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
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