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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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 13' North, Longitude: 97° 25' 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"953.81 miwest0° 05' 42.1"6.54 misouth954.09 mi
24 hours11° 36' 39.4"763.05 mieast2° 41' 12.6"184.78 misouth790.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puebla *Mon 7:34 AM121 km75 miles66 nmNorthwest NW
Oaxaca *Mon 7:34 AM147 km92 miles80 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Veracruz *Mon 7:34 AM170 km105 miles92 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 7:34 AM225 km140 miles121 nmNorthwest NW
Acapulco *Mon 7:34 AM307 km191 miles166 nmWest-southwest WSW
Querétaro *Mon 7:34 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorthwest NW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Mon 7:34 AM485 km301 miles262 nmEast-southeast ESE
Leon *Mon 7:34 AM555 km345 miles300 nmNorthwest NW
San Luis Potosi *Mon 7:34 AM573 km356 miles309 nmNorthwest NW
Aguascalientes *Mon 7:34 AM650 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
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