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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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 106° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.80 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.5 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 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 50.6"961.30 miwest0° 08' 05.6"9.28 minorth961.67 mi
24 hours12° 29' 34.0"830.33 mieast3° 34' 55.8"246.29 minorth872.72 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 7:56 PM1253 km779 miles677 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:56 PM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 4:56 PM2661 km1654 miles1437 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 7:56 PM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmEast E
QuitoSun 7:56 PM3527 km2192 miles1904 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 6:56 PM3784 km2351 miles2043 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:56 PM3800 km2361 miles2052 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:56 PM3818 km2372 miles2061 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 6:56 PM3830 km2380 miles2068 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 6:56 PM3947 km2453 miles2131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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