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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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 92° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 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"937.52 miwest0° 00' 55.1"1.05 misouth937.57 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.5"756.71 mieast0° 49' 06.3"56.31 misouth760.83 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campeche *Sat 5:36 AM218 km136 miles118 nmSoutheast SE
Merida *Sat 5:36 AM275 km171 miles148 nmEast E
Veracruz *Sat 5:36 AM454 km282 miles245 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 5:36 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth S
Chetumal *Sat 5:36 AM497 km309 miles268 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownSat 4:36 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del Carmen *Sat 5:36 AM542 km336 miles292 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 4:36 AM551 km342 miles297 nmSoutheast SE
Cancún *Sat 5:36 AM563 km350 miles304 nmEast E
San PedroSat 4:36 AM563 km350 miles304 nmSoutheast SE
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