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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 19:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 45' South, Longitude: 106° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.38 meters/second, 1567.4 km/hour, 973.9 miles/hour or 846.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.6"973.75 miwest0° 10' 42.9"12.28 misouth973.48 mi
24 hours13° 56' 34.7"940.78 mieast3° 51' 47.3"265.62 misouth969.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter Island *Mon 2:02 PM1614 km1003 miles871 nmSouth S
Galapagos IslandsMon 1:02 PM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownMon 11:02 AM2827 km1757 miles1526 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaMon 2:02 PM3205 km1991 miles1730 nmEast E
QuitoMon 2:02 PM3388 km2105 miles1829 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorMon 1:02 PM3494 km2171 miles1886 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 1:02 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseMon 1:02 PM3527 km2192 miles1905 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 1:02 PM3548 km2204 miles1916 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 2:02 PM3649 km2268 miles1971 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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