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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: 31%

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 Monday, September 10, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 42' North, Longitude: 86° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.43 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"944.65 miwest0° 04' 23.0"5.03 misouth944.88 mi
24 hours11° 53' 23.3"774.46 mieast2° 12' 09.0"151.48 misouth794.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Cozumel *Mon 8:10 AM99 km61 miles53 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Playa del Carmen *Mon 8:10 AM117 km72 miles63 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cancún *Mon 8:10 AM165 km103 miles89 nmNorth N
Chetumal *Mon 8:10 AM226 km140 miles122 nmSouthwest SW
San PedroMon 7:10 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouthwest SW
Orange Walk TownMon 7:10 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSouthwest SW
Belize CityMon 7:10 AM298 km185 miles161 nmSouthwest SW
DangrigaMon 7:10 AM349 km217 miles189 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Merida *Mon 8:10 AM350 km217 miles189 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelmopanMon 7:10 AM358 km222 miles193 nmSouthwest SW

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