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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 50' North, Longitude: 78° 09' 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"1001.99 miwest0° 12' 15.6"14.04 misouth1002.17 mi
24 hours12° 05' 34.0"835.44 mieast5° 00' 23.0"343.98 misouth904.18 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 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNortheast NE
CaliFri 9:28 AM194 km120 miles105 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Juan de PastoFri 9:28 AM205 km128 miles111 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EsmeraldasFri 9:28 AM266 km165 miles144 nmSouthwest SW
FlorenciaFri 9:28 AM314 km195 miles169 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 9:28 AM342 km213 miles185 nmSouth S
PereiraFri 9:28 AM350 km217 miles189 nmNortheast NE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 9:28 AM361 km224 miles195 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManizalesFri 9:28 AM380 km236 miles205 nmNortheast NE
AmbatoFri 9:28 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth S
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