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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 = Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 2:34:00 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: 22%

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 Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' North, Longitude: 94° 59' West

The ground speed is currently 428.31 meters/second, 1541.9 kilometres/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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"957.84 miWest0° 06' 49.6"7.83 miSouth958.17 mi
24 hours11° 50' 49.6"782.36 miEast3° 08' 28.2"215.99 miSouth817.66 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Oaxaca *Tue 9:34 AM188 km117 miles102 nmWest W
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 9:34 AM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 9:34 AM220 km137 miles119 nmSouthwest SW
Villahermosa *Tue 9:34 AM230 km143 miles124 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Tue 9:34 AM240 km149 miles130 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Puebla *Tue 9:34 AM390 km242 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
QuetzaltenangoTue 8:34 AM460 km286 miles249 nmSoutheast SE
Texcoco *Tue 9:34 AM477 km297 miles258 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cuernavaca *Tue 9:34 AM482 km300 miles260 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ecatepec *Tue 9:34 AM495 km308 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW

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