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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 45' North, Longitude: 101° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 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"983.25 miwest0° 09' 45.7"11.19 misouth983.60 mi
24 hours11° 36' 56.7"786.75 mieast4° 12' 07.1"288.81 misouth843.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Wed 9:28 AM600 km373 miles324 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oaxaca *Wed 9:28 AM805 km500 miles434 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Wed 9:28 AM897 km557 miles484 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 9:28 AM1000 km622 miles540 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Wed 9:28 AM1022 km635 miles552 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Wed 9:28 AM1042 km648 miles563 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 9:28 AM1046 km650 miles565 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Aguascalientes *Wed 9:28 AM1119 km695 miles604 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Wed 9:28 AM1155 km718 miles624 nmNorth N
GuatemalaWed 8:28 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmEast-northeast ENE
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