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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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' North, Longitude: 91° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.39 meters/second, 1535.0 km/hour, 953.8 miles/hour or 828.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.90 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.6"953.53 miwest0° 05' 39.9"6.49 misouth953.81 mi
24 hours11° 36' 43.0"762.90 mieast2° 40' 22.6"183.81 misouth790.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Villahermosa *Mon 7:10 AM138 km85 miles74 nmWest-southwest WSW
San Cristobal de las Casas *Mon 7:10 AM200 km125 miles108 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Campeche *Mon 7:10 AM209 km130 miles113 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 7:10 AM231 km143 miles125 nmSouthwest SW
BelmopanMon 6:10 AM321 km199 miles173 nmEast-southeast ESE
Orange Walk TownMon 6:10 AM323 km201 miles175 nmEast E
Chetumal *Mon 7:10 AM351 km218 miles190 nmEast E
Merida *Mon 7:10 AM366 km227 miles198 nmNortheast NE
Belize CityMon 6:10 AM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaMon 6:10 AM382 km237 miles206 nmSoutheast SE

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