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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 97%

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 Sunday, October 28, 2012 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 34' North, Longitude: 75° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.54 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 33' 03.6"992.54 miwest0° 09' 48.0"11.23 minorth992.36 mi
24 hours10° 51' 15.2"740.40 mieast3° 40' 55.5"253.09 minorth778.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CartagenaSat 10:28 PM108 km67 miles58 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MonteríaSat 10:28 PM128 km79 miles69 nmSouthwest SW
BarranquillaSat 10:28 PM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth N
Santa MartaSat 10:28 PM207 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CúcutaSat 10:28 PM332 km207 miles179 nmEast-southeast ESE
BucaramangaSat 10:28 PM339 km211 miles183 nmSoutheast SE
MedellinSat 10:28 PM371 km231 miles200 nmSouth S
MaracaiboSat 10:58 PM397 km247 miles215 nmEast-northeast ENE
PanamaSat 10:28 PM496 km308 miles268 nmWest W
ManizalesSat 10:28 PM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth S

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