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 13:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||109° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.68 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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.8"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.2"||954.25 mi||west||0° 05' 46.6"||6.62 mi||south||954.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 32.3"||763.27 mi||east||2° 42' 57.0"||186.77 mi||south||791.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:24 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| ENE|
|Tepic *||Mon 7:24 AM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm|| NE|
|Colima *||Mon 8:24 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:24 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:24 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:24 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:24 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| ENE|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 8:24 AM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| ENE|
|Acapulco *||Mon 8:24 AM||1027 km||638 miles||555 nm|| E|
|Mexico City *||Mon 8:24 AM||1103 km||686 miles||596 nm|| E|
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