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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 11:56:00 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 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 111° 20' 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"937.58 miWest0° 01' 02.9"1.20 miSouth937.64 mi
24 hours11° 42' 40.6"756.73 miEast0° 52' 11.1"59.83 miSouth761.24 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 AM567 km352 miles306 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 6:56 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast E
Tepic *Sat 5:56 AM672 km418 miles363 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Sat 6:56 AM832 km517 miles449 nmEast E
HermosilloSat 4:56 AM903 km561 miles488 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Sat 6:56 AM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
Leon *Sat 6:56 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Sat 5:56 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis Potosi *Sat 6:56 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmEast E
TucsonSat 4:56 AM1251 km777 miles675 nmNorth N

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