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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: 50%

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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 13' North, Longitude: 109° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.7"935.63 miwest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 minorth935.60 mi
24 hours11° 49' 47.3"762.93 mieast0° 16' 41.5"19.14 misouth763.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cabo San Lucas *Sat 7:06 AM187 km116 miles101 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Sat 7:06 AM394 km245 miles213 nmNortheast NE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 8:06 AM458 km284 miles247 nmEast E
Tepic *Sat 7:06 AM487 km303 miles263 nmEast E
Colima *Sat 8:06 AM650 km404 miles351 nmEast-southeast ESE
Guadalajara *Sat 8:06 AM651 km405 miles352 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Sat 8:06 AM758 km471 miles409 nmEast E
Leon *Sat 8:06 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 6:06 AM880 km547 miles475 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Sat 7:06 AM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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