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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 11:36:00 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:

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"937.62 miwest0° 01' 01.0"1.17 misouth937.67 mi
24 hours11° 42' 41.1"756.76 mieast0° 51' 27.0"58.99 misouth761.18 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 AM131 km81 miles71 nmEast E
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:36 AM164 km102 miles89 nmEast-southeast ESE
Tepic *Sat 5:36 AM204 km127 miles110 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ixtlán del Río *Sat 5:36 AM250 km155 miles135 nmEast E
Mazatlan *Sat 5:36 AM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Sat 6:36 AM358 km222 miles193 nmEast E
Colima *Sat 6:36 AM370 km230 miles200 nmEast-southeast ESE
Fresnillo *Sat 6:36 AM473 km294 miles255 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:36 AM474 km295 miles256 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Sat 6:36 AM528 km328 miles285 nmEast E
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