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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 111° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.11 meters/second, 1559.2 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.15 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"968.62 miwest0° 07' 55.7"9.09 misouth968.97 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"772.18 mieast3° 31' 51.1"242.73 misouth815.14 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 9:20 AM861 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:20 AM1009 km627 miles545 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:20 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:20 AM1184 km736 miles640 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 9:20 AM1194 km742 miles645 nmNortheast NE
Acapulco *Tue 9:20 AM1216 km755 miles656 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:20 AM1316 km818 miles710 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 9:20 AM1359 km844 miles734 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:20 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Tue 9:20 AM1653 km1027 miles893 nmEast-northeast ENE

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