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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 58%
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.6"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||south||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 44.9"||942.91 mi||west||0° 03' 21.4"||3.85 mi||south||943.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 30.2"||758.64 mi||east||1° 46' 47.5"||122.43 mi||south||772.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Veracruz *||Sun 6:36 AM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| SW|
|Oaxaca *||Sun 6:36 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| SSW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Sun 6:36 AM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| SSE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 6:36 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| W|
|Querétaro *||Sun 6:36 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| W|
|Merida *||Sun 6:36 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| E|
|Acapulco *||Sun 6:36 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sun 6:36 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| WNW|
|Leon *||Sun 6:36 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| W|
|Orange Walk Town||Sun 5:36 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| ESE|
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