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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: 34%

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 Saturday, August 11, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 08' North, Longitude: 92° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.69 meters/second, 1507.3 km/hour, 936.6 miles/hour or 813.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.61 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.61 mi
1 hour14° 30' 37.7"936.31 miwest0° 02' 01.2"2.32 minorth936.20 mi
24 hours11° 51' 10.4"764.91 mieast0° 20' 47.7"23.85 minorth764.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Merida *Sat 8:16 AM342 km212 miles185 nmEast E
Veracruz *Sat 8:16 AM404 km251 miles218 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 8:16 AM486 km302 miles262 nmSouth S
Chetumal *Sat 8:16 AM564 km351 miles305 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownSat 7:16 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSoutheast SE
Oaxaca *Sat 8:16 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
Playa del Carmen *Sat 8:16 AM610 km379 miles329 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 7:16 AM612 km380 miles330 nmSoutheast SE
Cancún *Sat 8:16 AM629 km391 miles340 nmEast E
San PedroSat 7:16 AM629 km391 miles340 nmSoutheast SE
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