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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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' North, Longitude: 94° 41' 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"937.54 miwest0° 00' 56.1"1.07 misouth937.59 mi
24 hours11° 42' 42.4"756.72 mieast0° 49' 29.8"56.76 misouth760.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Veracruz *Sat 5:46 AM251 km156 miles135 nmSouthwest SW
Oaxaca *Sat 5:46 AM482 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sat 5:46 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Sat 5:46 AM496 km308 miles268 nmWest-southwest WSW
Merida *Sat 5:46 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast E
Querétaro *Sat 5:46 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest W
Matamoros *Sat 5:46 AM615 km382 miles332 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San Luis Potosi *Sat 5:46 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest-northwest WNW
Acapulco *Sat 5:46 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSouthwest SW
Orange Walk TownSat 4:46 AM717 km445 miles387 nmEast-southeast ESE
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