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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: 68%
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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 10:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 58' North
Longitude: 89° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.22 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.3"937.51 miwest0° 00' 54.2"1.04 misouth937.56 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.8"756.70 mieast0° 48' 42.9"55.86 misouth760.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Merida *Sat 5:26 AM23 km14 miles12 nmEast E
Campeche *Sat 5:26 AM143 km89 miles77 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Playa del Carmen *Sat 5:26 AM291 km181 miles157 nmEast E
Cancún *Sat 5:26 AM312 km194 miles168 nmEast E
Chetumal *Sat 5:26 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Orange Walk TownSat 4:26 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San PedroSat 4:26 AM390 km243 miles211 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Belize CitySat 4:26 AM421 km262 miles227 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BelmopanSat 4:26 AM426 km265 miles230 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DangrigaSat 4:26 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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