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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: 22%
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 Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 20' North
Longitude: 95° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.97 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 misouth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 30' 19.6"957.92 miwest0° 06' 49.7"7.83 misouth958.25 mi
24 hours11° 50' 49.5"782.42 mieast3° 08' 30.6"216.05 misouth817.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Oaxaca *Tue 9:34 AM160 km99 miles86 nmWest W
Veracruz *Tue 9:34 AM227 km141 miles122 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 9:34 AM236 km146 miles127 nmEast-southeast ESE
Mexico City *Tue 9:34 AM472 km293 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
Acapulco *Tue 9:34 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest W
EscuintlaTue 8:34 AM584 km363 miles315 nmSoutheast SE
GuatemalaTue 8:34 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
Querétaro *Tue 9:34 AM651 km405 miles352 nmNorthwest NW
BelmopanTue 8:34 AM688 km428 miles372 nmEast E
Santa AnaTue 8:34 AM713 km443 miles385 nmEast-southeast ESE
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