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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 24' ||North|
|Longitude: ||100° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.91 meters/second, 1558.5 km/hour, 968.4 miles/hour or 841.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.9"||16.14 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||16.14 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 02.8"||968.23 mi||west||0° 07' 52.0"||9.02 mi||south||968.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 21.6"||771.89 mi||east||3° 30' 28.9"||241.18 mi||south||814.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Acapulco *||Tue 8:34 AM||166 km||103 miles||89 nm|| NNE|
|Oaxaca *||Tue 8:34 AM||427 km||265 miles||230 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 8:34 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| NNE|
|Colima *||Tue 8:34 AM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm|| NW|
|Querétaro *||Tue 8:34 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| N|
|Veracruz *||Tue 8:34 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| NE|
|Leon *||Tue 8:34 AM||654 km||407 miles||353 nm|| NNW|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 8:34 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| NNW|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 8:34 AM||744 km||462 miles||401 nm|| NNW|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 8:34 AM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| N|
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