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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 1:17 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, September 16, 2012 at 2:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 14' North, Longitude: 114° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.40 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
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.60 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 33.3"935.61 miwest0° 00' 25.8"0.49 minorth935.58 mi
24 hours11° 49' 52.0"763.00 mieast0° 17' 27.2"20.01 misouth764.01 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 7:26 AM827 km514 miles447 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSat 6:26 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 8:26 AM930 km578 miles502 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Sat 8:26 AM1125 km699 miles607 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Sat 7:26 AM1156 km718 miles624 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Sat 8:26 AM1229 km764 miles664 nmEast E
TucsonSat 6:26 AM1258 km782 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 6:26 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmNorth N
Tijuana *Sat 6:26 AM1285 km798 miles694 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Sat 8:26 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmEast E

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