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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||104° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.26 meters/second, 1509.3 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.2"||937.60 mi||west||0° 01' 00.1"||1.15 mi||south||937.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 41.3"||756.75 mi||east||0° 51' 03.6"||58.55 mi||south||761.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ixtlán del Río *||Sat 5:26 AM||10 km||6 miles||5 nm|| N|
|Tepic *||Sat 5:26 AM||83 km||52 miles||45 nm|| NW|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 6:26 AM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm|| WSW|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 6:26 AM||109 km||68 miles||59 nm|| ESE|
|Colima *||Sat 6:26 AM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| SSE|
|Manzanillo *||Sat 6:26 AM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| S|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 6:26 AM||235 km||146 miles||127 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Sat 6:26 AM||277 km||172 miles||149 nm|| E|
|Fresnillo *||Sat 6:26 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 5:26 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NW|
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