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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: 37%
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 23:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 01' South
Longitude: 97° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.95 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.9 miles/hour or 820.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.73 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 45.1"943.71 miwest0° 05' 32.8"6.36 minorth943.99 mi
24 hours13° 19' 32.4"871.57 mieast2° 42' 18.3"186.05 minorth897.79 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 *Sat 6:24 PM1504 km934 miles812 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSat 5:24 PM2183 km1356 miles1178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSat 6:24 PM2325 km1445 miles1255 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSat 6:24 PM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmNortheast NE
Santiago *Sat 8:24 PM3106 km1930 miles1677 nmSoutheast SE
La PazSat 7:24 PM3124 km1941 miles1687 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSat 7:24 PM3347 km2080 miles1807 nmEast-northeast ENE
SucreSat 7:24 PM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmEast E
AdamstownSat 3:24 PM3422 km2126 miles1848 nmWest-southwest WSW
San JoseSat 5:24 PM3525 km2191 miles1904 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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