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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 1:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 48%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' North, Longitude: 114° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miWest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"954.35 miWest0° 05' 48.3"6.65 miSouth954.63 mi
24 hours11° 36' 29.6"763.30 miEast2° 43' 36.2"187.51 miSouth791.44 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 AM970 km602 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Mon 7:44 AM978 km608 miles528 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:44 AM1162 km722 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:44 AM1257 km781 miles679 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:44 AM1302 km809 miles703 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:44 AM1342 km834 miles725 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chihuahua *Mon 7:44 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:44 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:44 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:44 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast E

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