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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: 76%
Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 50' North
Longitude: 103° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.64 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"938.46 miwest0° 01' 25.5"1.64 minorth938.38 mi
24 hours11° 41' 04.5"755.56 mieast0° 07' 20.2"8.41 minorth755.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ixtlán del Río *Fri 4:36 AM49 km31 miles27 nmWest-northwest WNW
Guadalajara *Fri 5:36 AM65 km40 miles35 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Fri 4:36 AM123 km76 miles66 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 5:36 AM137 km85 miles74 nmWest W
Punta Mita *Fri 5:36 AM165 km102 miles89 nmWest W
Colima *Fri 5:36 AM178 km111 miles96 nmSouth S
Manzanillo *Fri 5:36 AM202 km125 miles109 nmSouth S
Aguascalientes *Fri 5:36 AM204 km127 miles110 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Fri 5:36 AM236 km147 miles128 nmEast E
Fresnillo *Fri 5:36 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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