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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 1:10:00 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: 38%

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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 27' North, Longitude: 94° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.79 meters/second, 1558.1 km/hour, 968.1 miles/hour or 841.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.13 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.7"967.91 miWest0° 07' 50.0"8.98 miSouth968.25 mi
24 hours11° 34' 22.0"771.64 miEast3° 29' 42.7"240.28 miSouth813.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Tue 8:10 AM188 km117 miles101 nmNortheast NE
San Cristobal de las Casas *Tue 8:10 AM223 km139 miles120 nmNortheast NE
Santa María Huatulco *Tue 8:10 AM226 km141 miles122 nmWest W
Oaxaca *Tue 8:10 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
EscuintlaTue 7:10 AM394 km245 miles213 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaTue 7:10 AM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
Veracruz *Tue 8:10 AM460 km286 miles248 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaTue 7:10 AM531 km330 miles287 nmEast-southeast ESE
San SalvadorTue 7:10 AM578 km359 miles312 nmEast-southeast ESE
Punta GordaTue 7:10 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast E

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