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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 11' 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' 03.4"983.00 miwest0° 09' 44.4"11.16 misouth983.35 mi
24 hours11° 36' 52.0"786.46 mieast4° 11' 38.7"288.25 misouth842.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María Huatulco *Wed 9:10 AM456 km283 miles246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oaxaca *Wed 9:10 AM585 km363 miles316 nmNorth N
Acapulco *Wed 9:10 AM632 km393 miles341 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tuxtla Gutierrez *Wed 9:10 AM703 km437 miles379 nmNortheast NE
EscuintlaWed 8:10 AM748 km465 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaWed 8:10 AM786 km488 miles424 nmEast-northeast ENE
Veracruz *Wed 9:10 AM824 km512 miles445 nmNorth N
Santa AnaWed 8:10 AM864 km537 miles466 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico City *Wed 9:10 AM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San SalvadorWed 8:10 AM893 km555 miles482 nmEast-northeast ENE
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