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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 3:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 93%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, October 22, 2012 at 3:33 AM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 27, 2012 at 03:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 24' North, Longitude: 83° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.70 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 33' 14.7"1002.25 miWest0° 10' 43.6"12.28 miNorth1002.17 mi
24 hours10° 43' 35.0"738.66 miEast4° 07' 39.5"283.65 miNorth788.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavidFri 10:18 PM349 km217 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santiago de VeraguasFri 10:18 PM396 km246 miles214 nmNortheast NE
San JoseFri 9:18 PM507 km315 miles274 nmNorth N
AlajuelaFri 9:18 PM519 km322 miles280 nmNorth N
PanamaFri 10:18 PM579 km360 miles313 nmNortheast NE
EsmeraldasFri 10:18 PM640 km397 miles345 nmSoutheast SE
PortoviejoFri 10:18 PM783 km487 miles423 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MasayaFri 9:18 PM787 km489 miles425 nmNorth-northwest NNW
CaliFri 10:18 PM789 km491 miles426 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManaguaFri 9:18 PM811 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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