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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 53.9"||953.81 mi||west||0° 05' 42.1"||6.54 mi||south||954.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 39.4"||763.05 mi||east||2° 41' 12.6"||184.78 mi||south||790.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puebla *||Mon 7:34 AM||121 km||75 miles||66 nm|| NW|
|Oaxaca *||Mon 7:34 AM||147 km||92 miles||80 nm|| SSE|
|Veracruz *||Mon 7:34 AM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm|| NE|
|Mexico City *||Mon 7:34 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm|| NW|
|Acapulco *||Mon 7:34 AM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| WSW|
|Querétaro *||Mon 7:34 AM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm|| NW|
|Tuxtla Gutierrez *||Mon 7:34 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| ESE|
|Leon *||Mon 7:34 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| NW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 7:34 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| NW|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 7:34 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NW|
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