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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 36' North, Longitude: 103° 45' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.66 meters/second, 1521.6 km/hour, 945.5 miles/hour or 821.6 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' 04.5"0.09 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.9"945.23 miwest0° 04' 30.0"5.16 misouth945.46 mi
24 hours11° 53' 18.1"774.84 mieast2° 14' 53.5"154.64 misouth795.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Colima *Mon 9:20 AM40 km25 miles22 nmSouth S
Manzanillo *Mon 9:20 AM85 km53 miles46 nmSouthwest SW
Guadalajara *Mon 9:20 AM125 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ixtlán del Río *Mon 8:20 AM171 km106 miles92 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 9:20 AM191 km119 miles103 nmNorthwest NW
Punta Mita *Mon 9:20 AM226 km141 miles122 nmNorthwest NW
Tepic *Mon 8:20 AM242 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Mon 9:20 AM275 km171 miles148 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:20 AM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Mon 9:20 AM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-northeast ENE
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