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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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 05' North
Longitude: 95° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.62 meters/second, 1517.8 km/hour, 943.1 miles/hour or 819.6 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' 44.9"942.91 miwest0° 03' 21.4"3.85 misouth943.08 mi
24 hours11° 40' 30.2"758.64 mieast1° 46' 47.5"122.43 misouth772.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Veracruz *Sun 6:36 AM153 km95 miles83 nmSouthwest SW
Oaxaca *Sun 6:36 AM378 km235 miles204 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sun 6:36 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Sun 6:36 AM433 km269 miles234 nmWest W
Querétaro *Sun 6:36 AM560 km348 miles302 nmWest W
Merida *Sun 6:36 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast E
Acapulco *Sun 6:36 AM627 km390 miles339 nmSouthwest SW
San Luis Potosi *Sun 6:36 AM655 km407 miles354 nmWest-northwest WNW
Leon *Sun 6:36 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest W
Orange Walk TownSun 5:36 AM719 km447 miles388 nmEast-southeast ESE
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