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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 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 48' North, Longitude: 80° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.99 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' 12.2"1002.01 miwest0° 12' 16.0"14.05 misouth1002.19 mi
24 hours12° 05' 43.8"835.66 mieast5° 00' 27.4"344.06 misouth904.38 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 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth-southeast SSE
QuitoFri 9:38 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
CaliFri 9:38 AM457 km284 miles247 nmEast E
GuayaquilFri 9:38 AM560 km348 miles303 nmSouth S
FlorenciaFri 9:38 AM568 km353 miles306 nmEast-southeast ESE
PereiraFri 9:38 AM585 km364 miles316 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago de VeraguasFri 9:38 AM587 km365 miles317 nmNorth N
ManizalesFri 9:38 AM612 km380 miles330 nmEast-northeast ENE
DavidFri 9:38 AM655 km407 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MedellinFri 9:38 AM670 km416 miles362 nmNortheast NE
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