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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 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 111° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.28 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"937.65 miwest0° 01' 03.0"1.20 misouth937.70 mi
24 hours11° 42' 40.5"756.78 mieast0° 52' 13.8"59.89 misouth761.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sat 5:56 AM592 km368 miles320 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:56 AM665 km413 miles359 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Sat 6:56 AM860 km535 miles465 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 4:56 AM902 km561 miles487 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:56 AM970 km603 miles524 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Sat 5:56 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Sat 6:56 AM1030 km640 miles556 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Sat 6:56 AM1109 km689 miles599 nmEast E
TucsonSat 4:56 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth N
Ciudad Juárez *Sat 5:56 AM1301 km808 miles702 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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