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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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' North, Longitude: 114° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.76 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"954.36 miwest0° 05' 48.4"6.66 misouth954.64 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.4"763.30 mieast2° 43' 38.6"187.55 misouth791.46 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 8:44 AM997 km619 miles538 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:44 AM1001 km622 miles541 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:44 AM1190 km739 miles642 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:44 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:44 AM1327 km825 miles717 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:44 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chihuahua *Mon 7:44 AM1439 km894 miles777 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:44 AM1468 km912 miles792 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:44 AM1537 km955 miles830 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:44 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmEast E

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