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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 2:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 114° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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"968.76 miWest0° 07' 56.8"9.11 miSouth969.11 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"772.29 miEast3° 32' 16.7"243.22 miSouth815.39 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 9:34 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:34 AM1227 km763 miles663 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:34 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmEast-northeast ENE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:34 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Tue 9:34 AM1508 km937 miles814 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:34 AM1574 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Acapulco *Tue 9:34 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:34 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Tue 9:34 AM1703 km1058 miles920 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexicali *Tue 7:34 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth N

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