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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 06' North
Longitude: 92° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.60 meters/second, 1517.8 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"942.85 miwest0° 03' 20.5"3.83 misouth943.03 mi
24 hours11° 40' 31.6"758.62 mieast1° 46' 24.9"122.00 misouth772.47 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 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast E
Villahermosa *Sun 6:26 AM234 km145 miles126 nmSouth S
Merida *Sun 6:26 AM330 km205 miles178 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sun 6:26 AM374 km232 miles202 nmSouth S
Veracruz *Sun 6:26 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest-southwest WSW
Orange Walk TownSun 5:26 AM484 km301 miles261 nmEast-southeast ESE
Chetumal *Sun 6:26 AM490 km304 miles264 nmEast-southeast ESE
BelmopanSun 5:26 AM516 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
Oaxaca *Sun 6:26 AM546 km339 miles295 nmSouthwest SW
San PedroSun 5:26 AM549 km341 miles296 nmEast-southeast ESE
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