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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 12:24:00 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: 49%

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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 98° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.62 meters/second, 1546.6 km/hour, 961.0 miles/hour or 835.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.02 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 47.9"960.83 miWest0° 08' 02.7"9.22 miNorth961.20 mi
24 hours12° 30' 36.6"831.12 miEast3° 33' 59.5"245.20 miNorth873.18 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 *Sun 7:24 PM1654 km1028 miles893 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:24 PM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:24 PM2347 km1459 miles1267 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 7:24 PM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:24 PM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:24 PM3228 km2006 miles1743 nmEast E
San JoseSun 6:24 PM3290 km2044 miles1777 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:24 PM3374 km2096 miles1822 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 8:24 PM3380 km2100 miles1825 nmEast E
ManaguaSun 6:24 PM3406 km2116 miles1839 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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