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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 6:55 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, August 17, 2012 at 3:55 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° 29' 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"944.89 miwest0° 04' 16.9"4.91 minorth944.69 mi
24 hours11° 36' 45.7"755.70 mieast1° 17' 05.7"88.40 minorth757.75 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 AM87 km54 miles47 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Punta Mita *Fri 8:20 AM102 km63 miles55 nmNorth N
Manzanillo *Fri 8:20 AM152 km94 miles82 nmSoutheast SE
Ixtlán del Río *Fri 7:20 AM175 km109 miles94 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Fri 7:20 AM193 km120 miles104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Colima *Fri 8:20 AM197 km122 miles106 nmEast-southeast ESE
Guadalajara *Fri 8:20 AM240 km149 miles130 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Fri 7:20 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Aguascalientes *Fri 8:20 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Fri 8:20 AM421 km261 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
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