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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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 112° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.13 meters/second, 1559.3 km/hour, 968.9 miles/hour or 841.9 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"968.74 miwest0° 07' 56.1"9.10 misouth969.09 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"772.28 mieast3° 32' 00.4"242.93 misouth815.29 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 9:24 AM962 km598 miles519 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:24 AM1080 km671 miles583 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:24 AM1130 km702 miles610 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:24 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 9:24 AM1306 km812 miles705 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Tue 9:24 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:24 AM1425 km885 miles769 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 9:24 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:24 AM1533 km952 miles828 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Tue 9:24 AM1781 km1106 miles961 nmEast-northeast ENE
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