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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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' North, Longitude: 111° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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"954.34 miwest0° 05' 47.5"6.64 misouth954.62 mi
24 hours11° 36' 30.8"763.31 mieast2° 43' 17.8"187.17 misouth791.37 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 8:34 AM755 km469 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:34 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:34 AM944 km587 miles510 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:34 AM1089 km677 miles588 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:34 AM1124 km699 miles607 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:34 AM1216 km756 miles657 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:34 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:34 AM1282 km797 miles692 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Mon 7:34 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Mon 8:34 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmEast E
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