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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: 28%

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 Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 48' North, Longitude: 97° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.52 meters/second, 1582.3 km/hour, 983.2 miles/hour or 854.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.39 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 misouth16.39 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.2"983.08 miwest0° 09' 44.5"11.16 misouth983.43 mi
24 hours11° 36' 52.4"786.53 mieast4° 11' 40.3"288.30 misouth842.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Oaxaca *Wed 9:10 AM588 km366 miles318 nmNorth N
Acapulco *Wed 9:10 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Wed 9:10 AM721 km448 miles390 nmNortheast NE
EscuintlaWed 8:10 AM775 km482 miles419 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaWed 8:10 AM813 km505 miles439 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Wed 9:10 AM829 km515 miles448 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Wed 9:10 AM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Santa AnaWed 8:10 AM892 km554 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorWed 8:10 AM922 km573 miles498 nmEast-northeast ENE
BelmopanWed 8:10 AM1114 km692 miles601 nmNortheast NE
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