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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 2:04:00 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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 99° 37' West

The ground speed is currently 422.60 meters/second, 1521.4 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"15.76 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.

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mexico City *Mon 9:04 AM55 km34 miles30 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ecatepec *Mon 9:04 AM61 km38 miles33 nmEast E
Tizayuca *Mon 9:04 AM71 km44 miles38 nmEast-northeast ENE
Texcoco *Mon 9:04 AM78 km48 miles42 nmEast E
Cuernavaca *Mon 9:04 AM88 km55 miles48 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Pachuca *Mon 9:04 AM106 km66 miles57 nmEast-northeast ENE
Querétaro *Mon 9:04 AM134 km83 miles72 nmNorthwest NW
Vicente Guerrero *Mon 9:04 AM162 km100 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
Puebla *Mon 9:04 AM162 km101 miles87 nmEast-southeast ESE
Morelia *Mon 9:04 AM166 km103 miles89 nmWest W

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