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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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 48' North, Longitude: 80° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.00 meters/second, 1612.8 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' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 12.1"1002.08 miwest0° 12' 16.0"14.05 misouth1002.27 mi
24 hours12° 05' 44.9"835.74 mieast5° 00' 27.7"344.10 misouth904.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Fri 9:38 AM385 km240 miles208 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 9:38 AM425 km264 miles229 nmSoutheast SE
CaliFri 9:38 AM487 km302 miles263 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 9:38 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth S
Santiago de VeraguasFri 9:38 AM586 km364 miles316 nmNorth N
PereiraFri 9:38 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManizalesFri 9:38 AM639 km397 miles345 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavidFri 9:38 AM647 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedellinFri 9:38 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaFri 9:38 AM700 km435 miles378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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