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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: 11%

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 Friday, October 12, 2012 at 16:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 26' North, Longitude: 107° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.10 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"16.71 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.5"1002.31 miwest0° 12' 19.2"14.11 misouth1002.48 mi
24 hours12° 07' 35.3"838.10 mieast5° 01' 11.1"344.92 misouth906.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Fri 11:28 AM1794 km1115 miles969 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:28 AM2018 km1254 miles1090 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Fri 11:28 AM2066 km1284 miles1115 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Fri 11:28 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 11:28 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Fri 11:28 AM2223 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 10:28 AM2294 km1425 miles1239 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Fri 10:28 AM2303 km1431 miles1244 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 10:28 AM2362 km1468 miles1275 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 10:28 AM2568 km1596 miles1386 nmEast-northeast ENE
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