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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 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 10' North, Longitude: 106° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.62 meters/second, 1535.8 km/hour, 954.3 miles/hour or 829.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.6"0.11 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.1"954.12 miwest0° 05' 45.4"6.60 misouth954.41 mi
24 hours11° 36' 34.3"763.21 mieast2° 42' 27.8"186.21 misouth791.03 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 8:10 AM215 km134 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
Colima *Mon 8:10 AM280 km174 miles151 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:10 AM287 km178 miles155 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tepic *Mon 7:10 AM392 km243 miles212 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:10 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:10 AM561 km349 miles303 nmNorth N
Leon *Mon 8:10 AM571 km355 miles308 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:10 AM572 km355 miles309 nmNortheast NE
Fresnillo *Mon 8:10 AM651 km404 miles351 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Querétaro *Mon 8:10 AM659 km409 miles356 nmEast-northeast ENE
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