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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: 48%

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 Monday, October 22, 2012 at 00:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 14' South, Longitude: 94° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.52 meters/second, 1546.3 km/hour, 960.8 miles/hour or 834.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.01 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.01 mi
1 hour14° 27' 46.5"960.68 miwest0° 08' 01.3"9.20 minorth961.05 mi
24 hours12° 31' 08.6"831.61 mieast3° 33' 30.4"244.67 minorth873.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:06 PM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:06 PM1920 km1193 miles1036 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sun 7:06 PM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilSun 7:06 PM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:06 PM2478 km1540 miles1338 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:06 PM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 8:06 PM2951 km1834 miles1593 nmEast E
Santiago *Sun 9:06 PM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 8:06 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmEast E
San JoseSun 6:06 PM3104 km1929 miles1676 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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