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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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 38' North, Longitude: 99° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.61 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"945.11 miwest0° 04' 28.5"5.13 misouth945.34 mi
24 hours11° 53' 19.3"774.76 mieast2° 14' 16.6"153.93 misouth794.97 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 AM82 km51 miles44 nmEast-southeast ESE
Querétaro *Mon 9:04 AM119 km74 miles64 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Morelia *Mon 9:04 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest W
Puebla *Mon 9:04 AM191 km119 miles103 nmEast-southeast ESE
Leon *Mon 9:04 AM255 km159 miles138 nmNorthwest NW
San Luis Potosi *Mon 9:04 AM302 km188 miles163 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Acapulco *Mon 9:04 AM307 km191 miles166 nmSouth S
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:04 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorthwest NW
Guadalajara *Mon 9:04 AM380 km236 miles205 nmWest-northwest WNW
Veracruz *Mon 9:04 AM393 km244 miles212 nmEast E
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