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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 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 38' North, Longitude: 92° 56' 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
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' 17.5"14.08 misouth1002.30 mi
24 hours12° 06' 34.6"836.75 mieast5° 00' 48.3"344.46 misouth905.45 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 AM538 km334 miles290 nmSoutheast SE
San JoseFri 9:28 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaFri 9:28 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorFri 9:28 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa AnaFri 9:28 AM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 9:28 AM1351 km839 miles729 nmNorth N
TegucigalpaFri 9:28 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuayaquilFri 10:28 AM1545 km960 miles834 nmEast-southeast ESE
QuitoFri 10:28 AM1636 km1017 miles883 nmEast E
PanamaFri 10:28 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmEast-northeast ENE

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