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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 21' North, Longitude: 105° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.15 meters/second, 1602.6 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' 47.2"995.65 miwest0° 11' 17.9"12.94 misouth995.94 mi
24 hours11° 47' 23.0"808.82 mieast4° 43' 40.6"324.87 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 10:32 AM1208 km751 miles652 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 10:32 AM1490 km926 miles805 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Thu 10:32 AM1498 km931 miles809 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Thu 10:32 AM1580 km982 miles853 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 10:32 AM1639 km1018 miles885 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 10:32 AM1647 km1024 miles889 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Thu 10:32 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Thu 9:32 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 9:32 AM1812 km1126 miles979 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaThu 9:32 AM1883 km1170 miles1017 nmEast-northeast ENE
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