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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: 2%

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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 18:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 28' South, Longitude: 78° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.36 meters/second, 1538.5 km/hour, 956.0 miles/hour or 830.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.93 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 24' 24.9"955.77 miwest0° 08' 28.3"9.71 misouth955.47 mi
24 hours14° 27' 55.0"959.64 mieast2° 48' 56.6"193.66 misouth971.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaTue 1:02 PM503 km313 miles272 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazTue 2:02 PM1071 km666 miles578 nmEast E
Rio BrancoTue 2:02 PM1331 km827 miles719 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreTue 2:02 PM1397 km868 miles754 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuayaquilTue 1:02 PM1588 km987 miles857 nmNorth N
QuitoTue 1:02 PM1796 km1116 miles970 nmNorth N
Santiago *Tue 3:02 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Galapagos IslandsTue 12:02 PM2130 km1324 miles1150 nmNorthwest NW
CórdobaTue 3:02 PM2180 km1354 miles1177 nmSoutheast SE
Asuncion *Tue 3:02 PM2344 km1457 miles1266 nmEast-southeast ESE
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