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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 = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:34:00 PM.

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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: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' North, Longitude: 97° 09' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.48 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.90 miWest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 miSouth15.90 mi
1 hour14° 30' 53.9"953.73 miWest0° 05' 42.0"6.53 miSouth954.02 mi
24 hours11° 36' 39.7"763.00 miEast2° 41' 10.4"184.72 miSouth790.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Oaxaca *Mon 7:34 AM135 km84 miles73 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Puebla *Mon 7:34 AM141 km88 miles76 nmNorthwest NW
Veracruz *Mon 7:34 AM149 km92 miles80 nmNortheast NE
Cuernavaca *Mon 7:34 AM232 km144 miles125 nmWest-northwest WNW
Mexico City *Mon 7:34 AM248 km154 miles134 nmWest-northwest WNW
Santa María Huatulco *Mon 7:34 AM279 km173 miles151 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Acapulco *Mon 7:34 AM332 km207 miles179 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Mon 7:34 AM430 km267 miles232 nmNorthwest NW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 7:34 AM458 km285 miles247 nmEast-southeast ESE
Leon *Mon 7:34 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNorthwest NW

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