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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: 67%

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 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.2"937.60 miwest0° 01' 00.1"1.15 misouth937.65 mi
24 hours11° 42' 41.3"756.75 mieast0° 51' 03.6"58.55 misouth761.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Ixtlán del Río *Sat 5:26 AM10 km6 miles5 nmNorth N
Tepic *Sat 5:26 AM83 km52 miles45 nmNorthwest NW
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:26 AM99 km62 miles54 nmWest-southwest WSW
Guadalajara *Sat 6:26 AM109 km68 miles59 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta Mita *Sat 6:26 AM123 km77 miles67 nmWest W
Colima *Sat 6:26 AM200 km124 miles108 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Manzanillo *Sat 6:26 AM210 km130 miles113 nmSouth S
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:26 AM235 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Sat 6:26 AM277 km172 miles149 nmEast E
Fresnillo *Sat 6:26 AM290 km180 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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