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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: 5%
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 Saturday, October 13, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 2° 23' South
Longitude: 80° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.1"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.6"0.24 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 09.9"1001.22 miwest0° 12' 40.4"14.52 misouth1001.25 mi
24 hours12° 35' 15.8"870.01 mieast5° 01' 22.6"345.17 misouth933.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuayaquilSat 10:28 AM103 km64 miles56 nmEast E
CuencaSat 10:28 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo Domingo (Ecuador)Sat 10:28 AM298 km185 miles161 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSat 10:28 AM350 km218 miles189 nmNortheast NE
CaliSat 10:28 AM800 km497 miles432 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsSat 9:28 AM991 km616 miles535 nmWest W
BogotaSat 10:28 AM1078 km670 miles582 nmNortheast NE
MedellinSat 10:28 AM1117 km694 miles603 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 10:28 AM1148 km714 miles620 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PanamaSat 10:28 AM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth N
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