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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: 38%
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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 19' North
Longitude: 109° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.07 meters/second, 1559.1 km/hour, 968.8 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"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"968.60 miwest0° 07' 55.0"9.07 misouth968.95 mi
24 hours11° 34' 21.0"772.17 mieast3° 31' 34.8"242.44 misouth815.04 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 AM710 km441 miles383 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:10 AM844 km524 miles456 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:10 AM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 9:10 AM988 km614 miles534 nmEast E
Leon *Tue 9:10 AM1010 km627 miles545 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:10 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:10 AM1137 km706 miles614 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 9:10 AM1145 km712 miles619 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Tue 9:10 AM1433 km890 miles774 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:10 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth N
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