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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 11:36:00 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: 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 106° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.27 meters/second, 1509.4 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"937.55 miWest0° 01' 01.0"1.17 miSouth937.60 mi
24 hours11° 42' 41.1"756.71 miEast0° 51' 24.3"58.94 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
Punta Mita *Sat 6:36 AM103 km64 miles56 nmEast E
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:36 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Sat 5:36 AM178 km111 miles96 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ixtlán del Río *Sat 5:36 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast E
Mazatlan *Sat 5:36 AM252 km157 miles136 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Sat 6:36 AM330 km205 miles178 nmEast E
Colima *Sat 6:36 AM346 km215 miles187 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:36 AM448 km279 miles242 nmEast-northeast ENE
Fresnillo *Sat 6:36 AM449 km279 miles242 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Sat 6:36 AM501 km312 miles271 nmEast E

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