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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 02' North
Longitude: 109° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.78 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.2"943.25 miwest0° 03' 27.2"3.96 misouth943.43 mi
24 hours11° 40' 21.8"758.76 mieast1° 49' 02.8"125.02 misouth773.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 7:36 AM458 km284 miles247 nmEast E
Mazatlan *Sun 6:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNortheast NE
Tepic *Sun 6:36 AM514 km319 miles277 nmEast-northeast ENE
Colima *Sun 7:36 AM620 km385 miles335 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Sun 7:36 AM654 km406 miles353 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Sun 7:36 AM783 km486 miles423 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Sun 7:36 AM830 km516 miles448 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Sun 7:36 AM923 km574 miles499 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 5:36 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Sun 6:36 AM1016 km631 miles549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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