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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: 27%

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 Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 00:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' South, Longitude: 121° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.04 meters/second, 1501.4 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.7 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' 02.5"0.05 minorth15.55 mi
1 hour14° 24' 08.1"932.69 miwest0° 02' 34.7"2.96 minorth932.82 mi
24 hours14° 02' 35.2"909.44 mieast1° 38' 04.3"112.44 minorth921.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownFri 4:04 PM1042 km647 miles562 nmWest-southwest WSW
Easter Island *Fri 7:04 PM1402 km871 miles757 nmEast-southeast ESE
PapeeteFri 2:04 PM3004 km1867 miles1622 nmWest W
RarotongaFri 2:04 PM4007 km2490 miles2164 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsFri 6:04 PM4066 km2526 miles2195 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSat 2:04 PM4661 km2896 miles2517 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaFri 7:04 PM4795 km2979 miles2589 nmEast E
Mexico City *Fri 7:04 PM5037 km3130 miles2720 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiFri 1:04 PM5091 km3163 miles2749 nmWest W
GuatemalaFri 6:04 PM5137 km3192 miles2774 nmNortheast NE
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