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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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 10:36:00 AM.

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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: 76%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 50' North, Longitude: 103° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.65 meters/second, 1510.7 km/hour, 938.7 miles/hour or 815.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.65 miWest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 miNorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.8"938.39 miWest0° 01' 25.7"1.64 miNorth938.32 mi
24 hours11° 41' 04.2"755.51 miEast0° 07' 22.8"8.46 miNorth755.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Guadalajara *Fri 5:36 AM39 km24 miles21 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ajijic *Fri 5:36 AM74 km46 miles40 nmSoutheast SE
Ixtlán del Río *Fri 4:36 AM75 km47 miles41 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tepic *Fri 4:36 AM147 km91 miles79 nmWest-northwest WNW
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 5:36 AM164 km102 miles89 nmWest W
Colima *Fri 5:36 AM177 km110 miles95 nmSouth S
Aguascalientes *Fri 5:36 AM181 km113 miles98 nmNortheast NE
Punta Mita *Fri 5:36 AM193 km120 miles104 nmWest W
Leon *Fri 5:36 AM209 km130 miles113 nmEast E
Manzanillo *Fri 5:36 AM209 km130 miles113 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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