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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 7:35 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 AM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:44 AM1300 km808 miles702 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:44 AM1342 km834 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
Chihuahua *Mon 7:44 AM1423 km884 miles768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:44 AM1441 km895 miles778 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Mon 8:44 AM1509 km937 miles815 nmEast E
Mexico City *Mon 8:44 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast E
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