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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 10:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 68%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 91° 59' 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"937.46 miWest0° 00' 55.0"1.05 miSouth937.50 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.5"756.66 miEast0° 49' 03.8"56.25 miSouth760.77 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 AM196 km122 miles106 nmSoutheast SE
Merida *Sat 5:36 AM247 km153 miles133 nmEast E
Chetumal *Sat 5:36 AM473 km294 miles256 nmSoutheast SE
Veracruz *Sat 5:36 AM476 km296 miles257 nmWest-southwest WSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 5:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Orange Walk TownSat 4:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSoutheast SE
Playa del Carmen *Sat 5:36 AM513 km319 miles277 nmEast E
BelmopanSat 4:36 AM532 km331 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
Cancún *Sat 5:36 AM535 km332 miles289 nmEast E
San PedroSat 4:36 AM541 km336 miles292 nmSoutheast SE

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