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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 = Monday, September 10, 2012 at 2:00:00 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: 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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 98° 39' West

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

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.75 miWest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 miSouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"945.01 miWest0° 04' 27.9"5.12 miSouth945.24 mi
24 hours11° 53' 19.6"774.68 miEast2° 14' 04.7"153.69 miSouth794.85 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Texcoco *Mon 9:00 AM28 km18 miles15 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ecatepec *Mon 9:00 AM42 km26 miles22 nmWest W
Tizayuca *Mon 9:00 AM42 km26 miles23 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pachuca *Mon 9:00 AM55 km34 miles29 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Mon 9:00 AM56 km35 miles30 nmWest-southwest WSW
Vicente Guerrero *Mon 9:00 AM76 km47 miles41 nmSoutheast SE
Puebla *Mon 9:00 AM80 km50 miles43 nmSoutheast SE
Cuernavaca *Mon 9:00 AM99 km61 miles53 nmSouthwest SW
Querétaro *Mon 9:00 AM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-northwest WNW
Veracruz *Mon 9:00 AM268 km166 miles145 nmEast E

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