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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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 52' North
Longitude: 116° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.58 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.2"938.32 miwest0° 01' 20.7"1.54 minorth938.25 mi
24 hours11° 41' 12.3"755.61 mieast0° 05' 23.0"6.17 minorth755.41 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 5:26 AM1027 km638 miles554 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 4:26 AM1043 km648 miles563 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 6:26 AM1126 km699 miles608 nmEast E
Tijuana *Fri 4:26 AM1297 km806 miles700 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Fri 4:26 AM1307 km812 miles706 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 4:26 AM1318 km819 miles712 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Fri 6:26 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Fri 5:26 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmNortheast NE
TucsonFri 4:26 AM1356 km842 miles732 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:26 AM1429 km888 miles772 nmEast E
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