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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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 06' North, Longitude: 116° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.3"954.44 miwest0° 05' 49.2"6.67 misouth954.72 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.1"763.34 mieast2° 43' 57.1"187.90 misouth791.58 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 7:54 AM1193 km742 miles644 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:54 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:54 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:54 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:54 AM1543 km959 miles833 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 8:54 AM1589 km987 miles858 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 6:54 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 6:54 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 6:54 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:54 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmEast-northeast ENE
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