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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 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 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° 10' 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"16.70 miwest0° 00' 12.2"0.23 misouth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.6"1002.24 miwest0° 12' 19.2"14.11 misouth1002.41 mi
24 hours12° 07' 34.0"838.02 mieast5° 01' 10.8"344.89 misouth906.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Acapulco *Fri 11:28 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Galapagos IslandsFri 10:28 AM1989 km1236 miles1074 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Fri 11:28 AM2059 km1280 miles1112 nmNorth N
Mexico City *Fri 11:28 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Veracruz *Fri 11:28 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 11:28 AM2212 km1374 miles1194 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 10:28 AM2270 km1410 miles1225 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Fri 10:28 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNorth N
San SalvadorFri 10:28 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmEast-northeast ENE
TegucigalpaFri 10:28 AM2542 km1579 miles1373 nmEast-northeast ENE
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