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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 13:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 11' North, Longitude: 103° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.58 meters/second, 1535.7 km/hour, 954.2 miles/hour or 829.2 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 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.1"954.04 miwest0° 05' 44.4"6.58 misouth954.32 mi
24 hours11° 36' 35.7"763.16 mieast2° 42' 07.0"185.81 misouth790.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Manzanillo *Mon 8:00 AM116 km72 miles63 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Colima *Mon 8:00 AM118 km73 miles64 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Mon 8:00 AM278 km173 miles150 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:00 AM313 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tepic *Mon 7:00 AM389 km242 miles210 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Leon *Mon 8:00 AM392 km244 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Mon 8:00 AM427 km265 miles230 nmEast-southeast ESE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:00 AM432 km269 miles233 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Mon 8:00 AM438 km272 miles237 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Mon 8:00 AM501 km312 miles271 nmEast-northeast ENE
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