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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 2:20:00 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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 36' North, Longitude: 103° 29' 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"945.15 miWest0° 04' 29.9"5.16 miSouth945.39 mi
24 hours11° 53' 18.1"774.78 miEast2° 14' 51.0"154.58 miSouth795.13 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 AM48 km30 miles26 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Ajijic *Mon 9:20 AM80 km50 miles43 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Manzanillo *Mon 9:20 AM107 km67 miles58 nmSouthwest SW
Guadalajara *Mon 9:20 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorth N
Ixtlán del Río *Mon 8:20 AM183 km114 miles99 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 9:20 AM214 km133 miles116 nmWest-northwest WNW
Morelia *Mon 9:20 AM240 km149 miles130 nmEast E
Punta Mita *Mon 9:20 AM250 km155 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
Leon *Mon 9:20 AM252 km156 miles136 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Mon 8:20 AM257 km159 miles139 nmNorthwest NW

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