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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 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 16' South
Longitude: 117° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.13 meters/second, 1577.3 km/hour, 980.1 miles/hour or 851.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.33 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 29' 50.6"979.99 miwest0° 09' 51.8"11.30 minorth980.36 mi
24 hours11° 45' 19.0"794.66 mieast4° 09' 22.4"285.68 minorth849.66 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 *Mon 9:32 PM1827 km1136 miles987 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdamstownMon 6:32 PM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmSouthwest SW
Galapagos IslandsMon 8:32 PM3281 km2039 miles1772 nmEast-northeast ENE
PapeeteMon 4:32 PM3542 km2201 miles1912 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Mon 9:32 PM4019 km2497 miles2170 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaMon 8:32 PM4170 km2591 miles2252 nmNortheast NE
San SalvadorMon 8:32 PM4207 km2614 miles2272 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaMon 8:32 PM4344 km2699 miles2345 nmNortheast NE
LimaMon 9:32 PM4352 km2704 miles2350 nmEast E
TegucigalpaMon 8:32 PM4395 km2731 miles2373 nmNortheast NE
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