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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 22, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 06' South, Longitude: 108° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.85 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.6 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 minorth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 51.4"961.34 miwest0° 08' 06.3"9.29 minorth961.72 mi
24 hours12° 29' 17.2"830.04 mieast3° 35' 10.8"246.56 minorth872.51 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 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 5:06 PM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:06 PM2669 km1659 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 8:06 PM3424 km2127 miles1849 nmEast E
QuitoSun 8:06 PM3732 km2319 miles2015 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorSun 7:06 PM3920 km2436 miles2117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaSun 7:06 PM3929 km2441 miles2121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 7:06 PM3940 km2448 miles2127 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSun 7:06 PM3969 km2466 miles2143 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Sun 8:06 PM4060 km2523 miles2192 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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