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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: 49%

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 00:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 11' South, Longitude: 98° 39' 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
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.02 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.02 mi
1 hour14° 27' 48.0"960.84 miwest0° 08' 02.9"9.22 minorth961.21 mi
24 hours12° 30' 34.5"831.09 mieast3° 34' 01.4"245.24 minorth873.16 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 PM1636 km1016 miles883 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:24 PM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaSun 7:24 PM2376 km1476 miles1283 nmEast E
GuayaquilSun 7:24 PM2570 km1597 miles1388 nmNortheast NE
QuitoSun 7:24 PM2829 km1758 miles1528 nmNortheast NE
La PazSun 8:24 PM3257 km2024 miles1759 nmEast E
San JoseSun 6:24 PM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago *Sun 9:24 PM3394 km2109 miles1833 nmSoutheast SE
Rio BrancoSun 8:24 PM3409 km2118 miles1841 nmEast E
AdamstownSun 4:24 PM3414 km2121 miles1843 nmWest-southwest WSW

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