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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 2:00:00 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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 21' North, Longitude: 106° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.02 meters/second, 1558.9 km/hour, 968.6 miles/hour or 841.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.14 miWest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 miSouth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.9"968.42 miWest0° 07' 54.1"9.06 miSouth968.76 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.3"772.03 miEast3° 31' 14.5"242.03 miSouth814.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Colima *Tue 9:00 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 9:00 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Tue 9:00 AM669 km415 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 9:00 AM706 km438 miles381 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Tue 9:00 AM810 km503 miles437 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:00 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:00 AM871 km542 miles471 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Tue 9:00 AM889 km552 miles480 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:00 AM942 km585 miles509 nmNortheast NE
Veracruz *Tue 9:00 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE

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