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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: 55%
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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 13° 05' North
Longitude: 117° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.78 meters/second, 1576.0 km/hour, 979.3 miles/hour or 851.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.3"979.16 miwest0° 08' 51.3"10.15 misouth979.50 mi
24 hours11° 15' 08.8"758.28 mieast3° 50' 24.9"263.97 misouth807.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 6:24 AM1601 km995 miles865 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 7:24 AM1700 km1056 miles918 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesTue 7:24 AM1858 km1154 miles1003 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonTue 7:24 AM1878 km1167 miles1014 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 6:24 AM1885 km1172 miles1018 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 7:24 AM1906 km1184 miles1029 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiTue 7:24 AM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityTue 7:24 AM2056 km1278 miles1110 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaTue 5:24 AM2155 km1339 miles1164 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 5:24 AM2174 km1351 miles1174 nmNorth N
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