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 11:36:00 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||106° 46' ||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:
|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"||937.62 mi||west||0° 01' 01.0"||1.17 mi||south||937.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 41.1"||756.76 mi||east||0° 51' 27.0"||58.99 mi||south||761.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Punta Mita *||Sat 6:36 AM||131 km||81 miles||71 nm|| E|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 6:36 AM||164 km||102 miles||89 nm|| ESE|
|Tepic *||Sat 5:36 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| ENE|
|Ixtlán del Río *||Sat 5:36 AM||250 km||155 miles||135 nm|| E|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 5:36 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 6:36 AM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| E|
|Colima *||Sat 6:36 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| ESE|
|Fresnillo *||Sat 6:36 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 6:36 AM||474 km||295 miles||256 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Sat 6:36 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| E|
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