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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: 13%
Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, August 17, 2014 at 12:26 PM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, August 25, 2014 at 2:13 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, August 21, 2014 at 16:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 25' North
Longitude: 113° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.66 meters/second, 1543.2 km/hour, 958.9 miles/hour or 833.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.98 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 misouth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.2"958.72 miwest0° 03' 41.0"4.22 misouth958.89 mi
24 hours11° 15' 33.7"743.25 mieast1° 49' 04.9"125.02 misouth757.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Thu 11:42 AM982 km610 miles530 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Thu 10:42 AM1014 km630 miles548 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Thu 11:42 AM1171 km728 miles633 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Thu 11:42 AM1316 km818 miles710 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 9:42 AM1325 km823 miles715 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Thu 11:42 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Thu 11:42 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Thu 11:42 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmEast E
Mexico City *Thu 11:42 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmEast E
Mexicali *Thu 9:42 AM1692 km1052 miles914 nmNorth N
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