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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 22, 2012 at 12:06:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 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° 02' 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' 46.4"960.60 miWest0° 08' 01.3"9.19 miNorth960.97 mi
24 hours12° 31' 10.7"831.58 miEast3° 33' 28.5"244.61 miNorth873.46 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 PM1764 km1096 miles952 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:06 PM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmEast-northeast ENE
Easter Island *Sun 7:06 PM1985 km1233 miles1072 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilSun 7:06 PM2192 km1362 miles1183 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:06 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:06 PM2766 km1718 miles1493 nmEast E
Rio BrancoSun 8:06 PM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmEast E
Santiago *Sun 9:06 PM3023 km1878 miles1632 nmSoutheast SE
SucreSun 8:06 PM3066 km1905 miles1655 nmEast E
San JoseSun 6:06 PM3094 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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