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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 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' North, Longitude: 92° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.04 meters/second, 1613.0 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' 10.6"1002.12 miwest0° 12' 17.4"14.08 misouth1002.30 mi
24 hours12° 06' 33.6"836.73 mieast5° 00' 47.7"344.45 misouth905.42 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 9:28 AM518 km322 miles280 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseFri 9:28 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 9:28 AM1267 km787 miles684 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorFri 9:28 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 9:28 AM1301 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 9:28 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaFri 9:28 AM1399 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 10:28 AM1518 km943 miles819 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 10:28 AM1607 km998 miles868 nmEast-southeast ESE
PanamaFri 10:28 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmEast-northeast ENE
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