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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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 33' North, Longitude: 115° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.82 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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"945.60 miwest0° 04' 35.0"5.26 misouth945.83 mi
24 hours11° 53' 14.1"775.06 mieast2° 16' 48.9"156.84 misouth795.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 9:10 AM1058 km657 miles571 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 10:10 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmEast E
HermosilloMon 8:10 AM1164 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 10:10 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Mon 9:10 AM1412 km877 miles762 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Mon 10:10 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 8:10 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 8:10 AM1451 km902 miles784 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 8:10 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth N
Leon *Mon 10:10 AM1486 km924 miles803 nmEast E
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