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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 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' North, Longitude: 115° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.78 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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"954.41 miwest0° 05' 49.0"6.67 misouth954.70 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.5"763.33 mieast2° 43' 51.0"187.79 misouth791.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 7:50 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:50 AM1144 km711 miles618 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:50 AM1311 km815 miles708 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:50 AM1338 km832 miles723 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:50 AM1472 km915 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:50 AM1517 km943 miles819 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 6:50 AM1604 km997 miles866 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 6:50 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:50 AM1613 km1002 miles871 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Diego *Mon 6:50 AM1625 km1010 miles878 nmNorth N

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