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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 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 05' South, Longitude: 108° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.85 meters/second, 1547.5 km/hour, 961.6 miles/hour or 835.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.03 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.6"961.43 miwest0° 08' 06.5"9.29 minorth961.80 mi
24 hours12° 29' 15.1"830.07 mieast3° 35' 12.7"246.61 minorth872.56 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 8:06 PM1219 km757 miles658 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 5:06 PM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:06 PM2692 km1673 miles1454 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 8:06 PM3452 km2145 miles1864 nmEast E
QuitoSun 8:06 PM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 7:06 PM3936 km2446 miles2125 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 7:06 PM3944 km2450 miles2129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 7:06 PM3960 km2461 miles2138 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 7:06 PM3987 km2477 miles2153 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sun 8:06 PM4067 km2527 miles2196 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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