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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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 99° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.4 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.76 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"945.04 miwest0° 04' 28.4"5.13 misouth945.27 mi
24 hours11° 53' 19.4"774.70 mieast2° 14' 13.9"153.87 misouth794.90 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 9:04 AM55 km34 miles30 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tizayuca *Mon 9:04 AM71 km44 miles38 nmEast-northeast ENE
Cuernavaca *Mon 9:04 AM88 km55 miles48 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Querétaro *Mon 9:04 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
Puebla *Mon 9:04 AM165 km102 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
Morelia *Mon 9:04 AM166 km103 miles89 nmWest W
Leon *Mon 9:04 AM277 km172 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
Acapulco *Mon 9:04 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth S
San Luis Potosi *Mon 9:04 AM313 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Veracruz *Mon 9:04 AM365 km227 miles197 nmEast E
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