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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: 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 AM193 km120 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 AM268 km167 miles145 nmWest-northwest WNW
Veracruz *Fri 6:36 AM351 km218 miles190 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:36 AM353 km220 miles191 nmWest-northwest WNW
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