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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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:32 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 23, 2012 at 01:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 30' South, Longitude: 96° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.68 meters/second, 1575.7 km/hour, 979.1 miles/hour or 850.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.32 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 29' 44.4"978.99 miwest0° 09' 47.0"11.21 minorth979.36 mi
24 hours11° 47' 32.2"796.45 mieast4° 07' 54.0"283.99 minorth850.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Galapagos IslandsMon 7:06 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LimaMon 8:06 PM2094 km1301 miles1130 nmEast E
Easter Island *Mon 8:06 PM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmSouthwest SW
GuayaquilMon 8:06 PM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoMon 8:06 PM2386 km1483 miles1289 nmEast-northeast ENE
San JoseMon 7:06 PM2824 km1755 miles1525 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManaguaMon 7:06 PM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorMon 7:06 PM3001 km1865 miles1621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PanamaMon 8:06 PM3015 km1873 miles1628 nmNortheast NE
La PazMon 9:06 PM3064 km1904 miles1654 nmEast-southeast ESE
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