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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: 97%
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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 31' North
Longitude: 70° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.84 meters/second, 1597.8 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.55 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 33' 03.7"992.76 miwest0° 09' 48.9"11.24 minorth992.59 mi
24 hours10° 51' 07.0"740.41 mieast3° 41' 20.0"253.57 minorth778.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ciudad OjedaSat 10:38 PM110 km68 miles59 nmNorthwest NW
BarquisimetoSat 10:38 PM141 km88 miles76 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaracaiboSat 10:38 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
ValenciaSat 10:38 PM284 km176 miles153 nmEast-northeast ENE
CúcutaSat 10:08 PM286 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
WillemstadSat 11:08 PM332 km207 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
OranjestadSat 11:08 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth N
MaracaySat 10:38 PM341 km212 miles184 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Fernando de ApureSat 10:38 PM375 km233 miles202 nmEast-southeast ESE
BucaramangaSat 10:08 PM397 km247 miles214 nmSouthwest SW
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