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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 = Wednesday, October 10, 2012 at 2:28:00 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: 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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 45' North, Longitude: 101° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 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"983.17 miWest0° 09' 45.7"11.18 miSouth983.52 mi
24 hours11° 36' 56.3"786.68 miEast4° 12' 05.4"288.76 miSouth842.94 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 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Santa María Huatulco *Wed 9:28 AM723 km449 miles390 nmNortheast NE
Oaxaca *Wed 9:28 AM785 km488 miles424 nmNortheast NE
Mexico City *Wed 9:28 AM888 km551 miles479 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Wed 9:28 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Wed 9:28 AM1008 km626 miles544 nmNortheast NE
Leon *Wed 9:28 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmNorth N
Puerto Vallarta *Wed 9:28 AM1056 km656 miles570 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Aguascalientes *Wed 9:28 AM1124 km698 miles607 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Wed 9:28 AM1153 km716 miles622 nmNorth N

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