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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 phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:11 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 14' North, Longitude: 112° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.4"935.68 miwest0° 00' 26.3"0.50 minorth935.65 mi
24 hours11° 49' 50.8"763.03 mieast0° 17' 15.3"19.79 misouth764.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sat 7:20 AM710 km441 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 8:20 AM807 km502 miles436 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 6:20 AM892 km554 miles481 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sat 8:20 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Sat 7:20 AM1075 km668 miles580 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Sat 8:20 AM1107 km688 miles598 nmEast E
Leon *Sat 8:20 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast E
TucsonSat 6:20 AM1234 km767 miles666 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Sat 8:20 AM1245 km774 miles672 nmEast E
Mexicali *Sat 6:20 AM1288 km800 miles696 nmNorth N
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