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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: 43%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, August 9, 2012 at 6:56 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:56 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, August 10, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 51' North, Longitude: 105° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.52 meters/second, 1521.1 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 17.9"944.84 miwest0° 04' 17.0"4.91 minorth944.64 mi
24 hours11° 36' 44.8"755.64 mieast1° 17' 08.1"88.44 minorth757.70 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 *Fri 8:20 AM84 km52 miles45 nmNorth N
Punta Mita *Fri 8:20 AM107 km66 miles58 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Manzanillo *Fri 8:20 AM130 km81 miles70 nmSoutheast SE
Ixtlán del Río *Fri 7:20 AM158 km98 miles85 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Colima *Fri 8:20 AM171 km106 miles92 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Fri 7:20 AM186 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
Ajijic *Fri 8:20 AM210 km131 miles113 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guadalajara *Fri 8:20 AM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Fri 8:20 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Fri 7:20 AM393 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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