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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 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 21' North, Longitude: 105° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.16 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"16.60 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 30' 47.2"995.72 miwest0° 11' 17.9"12.94 misouth996.02 mi
24 hours11° 47' 23.6"808.90 mieast4° 43' 41.7"324.92 misouth874.84 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 AM1223 km760 miles660 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Thu 10:32 AM1495 km929 miles807 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Thu 10:32 AM1512 km940 miles816 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Thu 10:32 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Thu 10:32 AM1645 km1022 miles888 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Thu 10:32 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmNortheast NE
San Luis Potosi *Thu 10:32 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Thu 9:32 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 9:32 AM1839 km1143 miles993 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaThu 9:32 AM1910 km1187 miles1031 nmEast-northeast ENE
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