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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 2:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 112° 09' 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"968.66 miWest0° 07' 56.1"9.09 miSouth969.01 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"772.21 miEast3° 31' 58.4"242.87 miSouth815.21 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 AM939 km584 miles507 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:24 AM1064 km661 miles574 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:24 AM1105 km687 miles597 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:24 AM1269 km789 miles685 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Tue 9:24 AM1281 km796 miles692 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Tue 9:24 AM1324 km823 miles715 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:24 AM1401 km870 miles756 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Tue 9:24 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:24 AM1532 km952 miles827 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Tue 9:24 AM1756 km1091 miles948 nmEast-northeast ENE

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