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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, September 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 60%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:17 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 28' North, Longitude: 99° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.72 meters/second, 1514.6 km/hour, 941.1 miles/hour or 817.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miWest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 miNorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 01.2"940.80 miWest0° 02' 56.8"3.38 miNorth940.65 mi
24 hours11° 40' 49.1"757.05 miEast0° 44' 07.7"50.60 miNorth756.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tizayuca *Fri 6:36 AM75 km47 miles40 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Fri 6:36 AM117 km73 miles63 nmSouth S
Querétaro *Fri 6:36 AM122 km76 miles66 nmWest W
Cuernavaca *Fri 6:36 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSouth S
Puebla *Fri 6:36 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSoutheast SE
Morelia *Fri 6:36 AM222 km138 miles120 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis Potosi *Fri 6:36 AM259 km161 miles140 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Fri 6:36 AM265 km165 miles143 nmWest-northwest WNW
Veracruz *Fri 6:36 AM353 km220 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:36 AM354 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW

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