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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: 19%
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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 7° 22' North
Longitude: 104° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.5 km/hour, 995.8 miles/hour or 865.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"995.70 miwest0° 11' 17.7"12.94 misouth995.99 mi
24 hours11° 47' 21.2"808.83 mieast4° 43' 37.6"324.84 misouth874.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Thu 10:28 AM1172 km728 miles633 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Thu 10:28 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 10:28 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmNorth N
Leon *Thu 10:28 AM1562 km970 miles843 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 10:28 AM1602 km995 miles865 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Thu 10:28 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Thu 10:28 AM1685 km1047 miles910 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 9:28 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Thu 9:28 AM1765 km1096 miles953 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 9:28 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmEast-northeast ENE
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