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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: 26%

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 Friday, October 19, 2012 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 40' South, Longitude: 97° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.82 meters/second, 1500.5 km/hour, 932.4 miles/hour or 810.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.9"15.54 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 minorth15.54 mi
1 hour14° 24' 02.4"932.18 miwest0° 02' 20.7"2.69 minorth932.30 mi
24 hours14° 05' 19.2"911.99 mieast1° 32' 56.6"106.56 minorth922.69 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 *Fri 5:24 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 4:24 PM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaFri 5:24 PM2349 km1460 miles1268 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 7:24 PM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmSoutheast SE
QuitoFri 5:24 PM3039 km1888 miles1641 nmNortheast NE
La PazFri 6:24 PM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmEast E
SucreFri 6:24 PM3341 km2076 miles1804 nmEast E
Rio BrancoFri 6:24 PM3358 km2087 miles1813 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamstownFri 2:24 PM3407 km2117 miles1839 nmWest-southwest WSW
CórdobaFri 7:24 PM3495 km2171 miles1887 nmEast-southeast ESE
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