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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 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 05' North
Longitude: 116° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.79 meters/second, 1536.5 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"954.51 miwest0° 05' 49.3"6.67 misouth954.80 mi
24 hours11° 36' 28.0"763.40 mieast2° 43' 59.3"187.96 misouth791.66 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 AM1218 km757 miles658 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 8:54 AM1243 km773 miles671 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 6:54 AM1352 km840 miles730 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 8:54 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Mon 8:54 AM1570 km975 miles848 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 6:54 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmNorth N
Leon *Mon 8:54 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexicali *Mon 6:54 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 6:54 AM1621 km1007 miles875 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Mon 8:54 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast-northeast ENE
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