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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: 50%

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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 57' South, Longitude: 123° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.18 meters/second, 1548.7 km/hour, 962.3 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.04 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 56.5"962.17 miwest0° 08' 11.4"9.39 minorth962.54 mi
24 hours12° 27' 22.0"828.55 mieast3° 36' 53.2"248.53 minorth871.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamstownSun 6:06 PM1237 km768 miles668 nmSouthwest SW
Easter Island *Sun 9:06 PM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmSoutheast SE
PapeeteSun 4:06 PM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmWest W
RarotongaSun 4:06 PM3893 km2419 miles2102 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSun 8:06 PM4049 km2516 miles2186 nmEast-northeast ENE
KiritimatiMon 4:06 PM4237 km2633 miles2288 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico City *Sun 9:06 PM4720 km2933 miles2548 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaSun 8:06 PM4936 km3067 miles2665 nmNortheast NE
AlofiSun 3:06 PM4956 km3079 miles2676 nmWest W
San SalvadorSun 8:06 PM4978 km3093 miles2688 nmNortheast NE
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