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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: 58%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' North, Longitude: 92° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.7 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.72 miwest0° 00' 03.2"0.06 misouth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.8"942.78 miwest0° 03' 20.4"3.83 misouth942.95 mi
24 hours11° 40' 31.7"758.57 mieast1° 46' 22.4"121.95 misouth772.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Campeche *Sun 6:26 AM194 km121 miles105 nmEast E
Villahermosa *Sun 6:26 AM238 km148 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Merida *Sun 6:26 AM303 km188 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sun 6:26 AM379 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Veracruz *Sun 6:26 AM411 km255 miles222 nmWest-southwest WSW
Orange Walk TownSun 5:26 AM459 km285 miles248 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chetumal *Sun 6:26 AM463 km288 miles250 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelmopanSun 5:26 AM494 km307 miles266 nmSoutheast SE
San PedroSun 5:26 AM523 km325 miles283 nmEast-southeast ESE
Belize CitySun 5:26 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-southeast ESE
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