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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 11:16:00 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: 67%

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 11:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 101° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.25 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 59.0"1.13 miSouth937.57 mi
24 hours11° 42' 41.7"756.69 miEast0° 50' 37.4"58.04 miSouth761.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Leon *Sat 6:16 AM19 km12 miles10 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:16 AM122 km76 miles66 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Querétaro *Sat 6:16 AM138 km86 miles75 nmEast-southeast ESE
Morelia *Sat 6:16 AM147 km91 miles79 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San Luis Potosi *Sat 6:16 AM151 km94 miles81 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sat 6:16 AM178 km111 miles96 nmWest W
Ajijic *Sat 6:16 AM181 km113 miles98 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fresnillo *Sat 6:16 AM276 km171 miles149 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Colima *Sat 6:16 AM287 km178 miles155 nmSouthwest SW
Mexico City *Sat 6:16 AM314 km195 miles170 nmEast-southeast ESE

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