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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 12:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 07' South, Longitude: 106° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.79 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.4 miles/hour or 835.4 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' 50.5"961.22 miWest0° 08' 05.4"9.27 miNorth961.59 mi
24 hours12° 29' 36.1"830.30 miEast3° 34' 53.9"246.24 miNorth872.67 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 PM1260 km783 miles680 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 6:56 PM2471 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
AdamstownSun 4:56 PM2687 km1670 miles1451 nmWest-southwest WSW
LimaSun 7:56 PM3166 km1968 miles1710 nmEast E
QuitoSun 7:56 PM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseSun 6:56 PM3765 km2340 miles2033 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 6:56 PM3785 km2352 miles2044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 6:56 PM3805 km2364 miles2054 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaSun 6:56 PM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmNortheast NE
TegucigalpaSun 6:56 PM3932 km2443 miles2123 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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