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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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 23' South, Longitude: 77° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.06 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"16.26 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 misouth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 26' 02.8"975.27 miwest0° 10' 52.3"12.46 misouth975.01 mi
24 hours13° 53' 26.4"938.56 mieast3° 56' 23.8"270.89 misouth969.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CallaoMon 12:02 PM68 km42 miles37 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 12:02 PM76 km47 miles41 nmEast-northeast ENE
CobijaMon 1:02 PM980 km609 miles529 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 1:02 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmEast-northeast ENE
La PazMon 1:02 PM1122 km697 miles606 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilMon 12:02 PM1152 km716 miles622 nmNorth-northwest NNW
QuitoMon 12:02 PM1347 km837 miles728 nmNorth N
SucreMon 1:02 PM1517 km942 miles819 nmEast-southeast ESE
CaliMon 12:02 PM1751 km1088 miles945 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsMon 11:02 AM1831 km1138 miles989 nmNorthwest NW
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