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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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

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"954.25 miwest0° 05' 46.6"6.62 misouth954.53 mi
24 hours11° 36' 32.3"763.27 mieast2° 42' 57.0"186.77 misouth791.23 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 8:24 AM526 km327 miles284 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tepic *Mon 7:24 AM611 km379 miles330 nmNortheast NE
Colima *Mon 8:24 AM623 km387 miles336 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:24 AM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:24 AM705 km438 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:24 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:24 AM885 km550 miles478 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:24 AM997 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:24 AM1027 km638 miles555 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:24 AM1103 km686 miles596 nmEast E
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