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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 = Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 05' North, Longitude: 94° 47' 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"942.84 miWest0° 03' 21.3"3.85 miSouth943.01 mi
24 hours11° 40' 30.3"758.58 miEast1° 46' 45.1"122.38 miSouth772.50 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 AM172 km107 miles93 nmSouthwest SW
Oaxaca *Sun 6:36 AM392 km244 miles212 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Sun 6:36 AM410 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mexico City *Sun 6:36 AM461 km286 miles249 nmWest W
Cuernavaca *Sun 6:36 AM482 km300 miles260 nmWest-southwest WSW
Santa María Huatulco *Sun 6:36 AM499 km310 miles269 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Merida *Sun 6:36 AM548 km341 miles296 nmEast E
Querétaro *Sun 6:36 AM588 km365 miles317 nmWest W
Acapulco *Sun 6:36 AM645 km401 miles348 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Luis Potosi *Sun 6:36 AM682 km424 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW

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