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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 09' North, Longitude: 108° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 54.2"954.21 miwest0° 05' 46.3"6.62 misouth954.50 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.8"763.25 mieast2° 42' 48.7"186.61 misouth791.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:20 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE
Colima *Mon 8:20 AM523 km325 miles282 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tepic *Mon 7:20 AM533 km331 miles288 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:20 AM604 km375 miles326 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:20 AM613 km381 miles331 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:20 AM771 km479 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:20 AM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:20 AM907 km563 miles490 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:20 AM926 km575 miles500 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:20 AM1002 km623 miles541 nmEast E
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