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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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 98° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.59 meters/second, 1521.3 km/hour, 945.3 miles/hour or 821.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.76 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"945.02 miwest0° 04' 28.0"5.12 misouth945.25 mi
24 hours11° 53' 19.5"774.69 mieast2° 14' 07.3"153.74 misouth794.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mexico City *Mon 9:00 AM32 km20 miles18 nmSouthwest SW
Cuernavaca *Mon 9:00 AM85 km53 miles46 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Puebla *Mon 9:00 AM102 km63 miles55 nmSoutheast SE
Querétaro *Mon 9:00 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNorthwest NW
Morelia *Mon 9:00 AM239 km148 miles129 nmWest W
Veracruz *Mon 9:00 AM293 km182 miles158 nmEast E
Acapulco *Mon 9:00 AM326 km203 miles176 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Leon *Mon 9:00 AM337 km209 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Luis Potosi *Mon 9:00 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
Oaxaca *Mon 9:00 AM366 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE

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