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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: 38%

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 Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 52' South, Longitude: 122° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.42 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.75 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.2"944.75 miwest0° 05' 44.5"6.58 minorth945.04 mi
24 hours13° 16' 11.7"868.75 mieast2° 46' 23.6"190.73 minorth896.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSat 5:06 PM1079 km671 miles583 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sat 8:06 PM1587 km986 miles857 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSat 3:06 PM2913 km1810 miles1573 nmWest W
RarotongaSat 3:06 PM3948 km2453 miles2132 nmWest W
Galapagos IslandsSat 7:06 PM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiSun 3:06 PM4492 km2791 miles2425 nmWest-northwest WNW
LimaSat 8:06 PM4875 km3029 miles2632 nmEast E
Mexico City *Sat 8:06 PM4919 km3056 miles2656 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AlofiSat 2:06 PM5026 km3123 miles2714 nmWest W
GuatemalaSat 7:06 PM5063 km3146 miles2734 nmNortheast NE
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