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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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 38' South
Longitude: 97° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.59 meters/second, 1568.1 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.1"974.21 miwest0° 10' 45.7"12.33 misouth973.95 mi
24 hours13° 55' 38.5"940.12 mieast3° 53' 11.1"267.22 misouth969.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 12:26 PM1586 km986 miles856 nmNortheast NE
Easter Island *Mon 1:26 PM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmSouthwest SW
LimaMon 1:26 PM2265 km1407 miles1223 nmEast E
GuayaquilMon 1:26 PM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoMon 1:26 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 12:26 PM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 12:26 PM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 12:26 PM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 12:26 PM3120 km1939 miles1685 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaMon 1:26 PM3136 km1949 miles1693 nmNortheast NE
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