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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 01:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 04' South, Longitude: 111° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.91 meters/second, 1547.7 km/hour, 961.7 miles/hour or 835.7 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' 52.4"961.55 miwest0° 08' 07.2"9.31 minorth961.92 mi
24 hours12° 28' 56.2"829.82 mieast3° 35' 29.5"246.94 minorth872.40 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 8:16 PM1234 km767 miles667 nmSouth S
AdamstownSun 5:16 PM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 7:16 PM2902 km1803 miles1567 nmEast-northeast ENE
LimaSun 8:16 PM3710 km2305 miles2003 nmEast E
QuitoSun 8:16 PM3992 km2481 miles2156 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaSun 7:16 PM4083 km2537 miles2204 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorSun 7:16 PM4085 km2538 miles2206 nmNortheast NE
PapeeteSun 3:16 PM4089 km2541 miles2208 nmWest W
Mexico City *Sun 8:16 PM4141 km2573 miles2236 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseSun 7:16 PM4145 km2576 miles2238 nmNortheast NE
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