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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 1:16:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%

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 Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 99° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.08 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.62 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miSouth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 30' 18.5"937.14 miWest0° 01' 58.4"2.27 miSouth937.24 mi
24 hours11° 53' 36.4"768.49 miEast1° 15' 19.7"86.36 miSouth776.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Querétaro *Sun 8:16 AM65 km40 miles35 nmSouthwest SW
Tizayuca *Sun 8:16 AM155 km97 miles84 nmSoutheast SE
San Luis Potosi *Sun 8:16 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorthwest NW
Leon *Sun 8:16 AM186 km116 miles100 nmWest W
Mexico City *Sun 8:16 AM186 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Morelia *Sun 8:16 AM192 km119 miles104 nmSouthwest SW
Cuernavaca *Sun 8:16 AM235 km146 miles127 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Aguascalientes *Sun 8:16 AM269 km167 miles145 nmWest-northwest WNW
Guadalajara *Sun 8:16 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest W
Fresnillo *Sun 8:16 AM394 km245 miles212 nmNorthwest NW

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