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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: 79%

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 Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 48' South, Longitude: 84° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.67 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 25.6"1003.64 miwest0° 11' 17.6"12.93 minorth1003.83 mi
24 hours10° 53' 38.5"751.96 mieast4° 31' 29.4"310.92 minorth814.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GuayaquilWed 8:52 PM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsWed 7:52 PM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuitoWed 8:52 PM763 km474 miles412 nmEast-northeast ENE
CaliWed 8:52 PM1184 km735 miles639 nmNortheast NE
LimaWed 8:52 PM1220 km758 miles659 nmSoutheast SE
BogotaWed 8:52 PM1476 km917 miles797 nmNortheast NE
MedellinWed 8:52 PM1478 km919 miles798 nmNortheast NE
PanamaWed 8:52 PM1513 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San JoseWed 7:52 PM1518 km944 miles820 nmNorth N
ManaguaWed 7:52 PM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth N
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