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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 05' North, Longitude: 111° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.56 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 22.4"949.48 miwest0° 04' 28.4"5.13 minorth949.28 mi
24 hours11° 31' 57.4"754.06 mieast1° 22' 19.0"94.38 minorth756.78 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaWed 2:14 AM661 km411 miles357 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanWed 1:14 AM686 km426 miles370 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 2:14 AM854 km531 miles461 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesWed 2:14 AM991 km616 miles535 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonWed 2:14 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 1:14 AM1106 km687 miles597 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiWed 2:14 AM1132 km703 miles611 nmEast-northeast ENE
ChihuahuaWed 1:14 AM1185 km736 miles640 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoWed 2:14 AM1233 km766 miles666 nmEast E
Mexico CityWed 2:14 AM1283 km797 miles693 nmEast E
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