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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: 51%

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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 13' North, Longitude: 90° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.46 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 34.8"935.79 miwest0° 00' 35.7"0.68 minorth935.76 mi
24 hours11° 49' 26.5"762.68 mieast0° 13' 27.8"15.44 misouth763.41 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 6:46 AM70 km43 miles38 nmEast-southeast ESE
Campeche *Sat 6:46 AM154 km96 miles83 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Playa del Carmen *Sat 6:46 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast E
Cancún *Sat 6:46 AM352 km219 miles190 nmEast E
Chetumal *Sat 6:46 AM363 km225 miles196 nmSoutheast SE
Orange Walk TownSat 5:46 AM389 km242 miles210 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San PedroSat 5:46 AM436 km271 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belize CitySat 5:46 AM464 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelmopanSat 5:46 AM465 km289 miles251 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DangrigaSat 5:46 AM516 km320 miles278 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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