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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 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 31' North, Longitude: 110° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.61 meters/second, 1514.2 km/hour, 940.9 miles/hour or 817.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.2"940.62 miwest0° 02' 52.5"3.30 minorth940.48 mi
24 hours11° 41' 08.8"757.27 mieast0° 42' 22.5"48.59 minorth757.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Fri 6:20 AM488 km303 miles264 nmNortheast NE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 7:20 AM512 km318 miles277 nmEast E
Tepic *Fri 6:20 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast-northeast ENE
Guadalajara *Fri 7:20 AM709 km440 miles383 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Fri 7:20 AM828 km515 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Fri 7:20 AM882 km548 miles476 nmEast E
HermosilloFri 5:20 AM951 km591 miles514 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Fri 7:20 AM968 km602 miles523 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chihuahua *Fri 6:20 AM989 km615 miles534 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Fri 7:20 AM1151 km715 miles621 nmEast-southeast ESE
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