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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 2:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 20' North, Longitude: 108° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.07 meters/second, 1559.0 km/hour, 968.7 miles/hour or 841.8 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 miSouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 02.9"968.52 miWest0° 07' 55.0"9.07 miSouth968.87 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.0"772.10 miEast3° 31' 32.8"242.38 miSouth814.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto Vallarta *Tue 9:10 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:10 AM823 km512 miles445 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:10 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 9:10 AM966 km600 miles521 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Tue 9:10 AM986 km613 miles532 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:10 AM996 km619 miles538 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:10 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 9:10 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Tue 9:10 AM1409 km875 miles761 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:10 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmNorth N

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