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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 41%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 9, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||100° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.09 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.2"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 18.5"||937.21 mi||west||0° 01' 58.7"||2.27 mi||south||937.31 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 36.4"||768.55 mi||east||1° 15' 22.2"||86.42 mi||south||776.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Querétaro *||Sun 8:16 AM||46 km||28 miles||25 nm|| SSW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sun 8:16 AM||158 km||98 miles||85 nm|| NNW|
|Leon *||Sun 8:16 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm|| W|
|Morelia *||Sun 8:16 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| SW|
|Mexico City *||Sun 8:16 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| SSE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sun 8:16 AM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| WNW|
|Guadalajara *||Sun 8:16 AM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| W|
|Fresnillo *||Sun 8:16 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NW|
|Colima *||Sun 8:16 AM||416 km||259 miles||225 nm|| WSW|
|Acapulco *||Sun 8:16 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| S|
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