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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 11:46:00 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 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 57' North, Longitude: 108° 55' 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"937.56 miWest0° 01' 01.8"1.18 miSouth937.62 mi
24 hours11° 42' 41.0"756.72 miEast0° 51' 47.8"59.39 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
Cabo San Lucas *Sat 5:46 AM238 km148 miles129 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mazatlan *Sat 5:46 AM361 km224 miles195 nmNortheast NE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:46 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast E
Tepic *Sat 5:46 AM423 km263 miles228 nmEast E
Colima *Sat 6:46 AM575 km357 miles311 nmEast-southeast ESE
Guadalajara *Sat 6:46 AM581 km361 miles314 nmEast E
Fresnillo *Sat 6:46 AM672 km417 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:46 AM695 km432 miles375 nmEast E
Leon *Sat 6:46 AM753 km468 miles406 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Sat 6:46 AM834 km518 miles450 nmEast E

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