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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 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 40' North
Longitude: 90° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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' 10.8"1002.17 miwest0° 12' 17.2"14.07 misouth1002.35 mi
24 hours12° 06' 24.7"836.59 mieast5° 00' 44.3"344.41 misouth905.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsFri 9:18 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JoseFri 9:18 AM1073 km667 miles579 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 9:18 AM1149 km714 miles620 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 9:18 AM1229 km764 miles663 nmNorth N
Santa AnaFri 9:18 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth N
GuayaquilFri 10:18 AM1298 km807 miles701 nmEast-southeast ESE
TegucigalpaFri 9:18 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 9:18 AM1321 km821 miles714 nmNorth N
QuitoFri 10:18 AM1374 km854 miles742 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaFri 10:18 AM1403 km872 miles758 nmEast-northeast ENE
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