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

Position of the Moon

On Monday, September 10, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 42' North
Longitude: 86° 50' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.75 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"944.72 miwest0° 04' 23.1"5.03 misouth944.95 mi
24 hours11° 53' 23.1"774.52 mieast2° 12' 11.4"151.54 misouth794.22 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 AM91 km56 miles49 nmNorth N
Playa del Carmen *Mon 8:10 AM107 km66 miles58 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cancún *Mon 8:10 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth N
Chetumal *Mon 8:10 AM204 km127 miles110 nmSouthwest SW
San PedroMon 7:10 AM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Orange Walk TownMon 7:10 AM255 km159 miles138 nmSouthwest SW
Belize CityMon 7:10 AM282 km175 miles152 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Merida *Mon 8:10 AM324 km201 miles175 nmWest-northwest WNW
DangrigaMon 7:10 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BelmopanMon 7:10 AM340 km211 miles183 nmSouthwest SW
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