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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 = Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 3:28:00 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: 19%

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 Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 15:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 22' North, Longitude: 104° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.14 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"16.59 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miSouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.3"995.62 miWest0° 11' 17.7"12.94 miSouth995.91 mi
24 hours11° 47' 20.5"808.76 miEast4° 43' 36.6"324.80 miSouth874.67 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 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Thu 10:28 AM1453 km903 miles784 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 10:28 AM1477 km918 miles797 nmNorth N
Leon *Thu 10:28 AM1551 km964 miles838 nmNorth N
Veracruz *Thu 10:28 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 10:28 AM1623 km1008 miles876 nmNorth N
San Luis Potosi *Thu 10:28 AM1678 km1043 miles906 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaThu 9:28 AM1718 km1067 miles927 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mazatlan *Thu 9:28 AM1767 km1098 miles954 nmNorth N
Santa AnaThu 9:28 AM1785 km1109 miles964 nmEast-northeast ENE

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