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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 2:44:00 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: 37%

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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 15' North, Longitude: 116° 59' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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"968.87 miWest0° 07' 57.7"9.12 miSouth969.21 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.9"772.37 miEast3° 32' 35.0"243.57 miSouth815.57 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 9:44 AM1379 km857 miles744 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Tue 8:44 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Tue 9:44 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 7:44 AM1653 km1027 miles892 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Tue 9:44 AM1715 km1065 miles926 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Tue 9:44 AM1744 km1083 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
Acapulco *Tue 9:44 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmEast E
San Luis Potosi *Tue 9:44 AM1852 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Tue 7:44 AM1914 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Tue 7:44 AM1932 km1201 miles1043 nmNorth N

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