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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 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 114° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.3"938.28 miwest0° 01' 21.5"1.56 minorth938.21 mi
24 hours11° 41' 11.3"755.55 mieast0° 05' 39.7"6.49 minorth755.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Fri 5:20 AM856 km532 miles462 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 6:20 AM946 km588 miles511 nmEast E
HermosilloFri 4:20 AM970 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Fri 6:20 AM1142 km710 miles617 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Fri 5:20 AM1198 km744 miles647 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:20 AM1251 km777 miles676 nmEast E
TucsonFri 4:20 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 4:20 AM1310 km814 miles708 nmNorth N
Leon *Fri 6:20 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmEast E
Tijuana *Fri 4:20 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth N

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