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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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 111° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.95 meters/second, 1501.0 km/hour, 932.7 miles/hour or 810.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.1"15.55 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 minorth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 05.7"932.48 miwest0° 02' 29.1"2.85 minorth932.61 mi
24 hours14° 03' 41.3"910.47 mieast1° 36' 01.7"110.10 minorth921.72 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 6:24 PM751 km466 miles405 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownFri 3:24 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsFri 5:24 PM3235 km2010 miles1747 nmNortheast NE
LimaFri 6:24 PM3801 km2362 miles2052 nmEast E
PapeeteFri 1:24 PM4005 km2489 miles2163 nmWest W
QuitoFri 6:24 PM4246 km2639 miles2293 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santiago *Fri 8:24 PM4268 km2652 miles2304 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorFri 5:24 PM4517 km2807 miles2439 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 5:24 PM4525 km2812 miles2443 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaFri 5:24 PM4526 km2812 miles2444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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