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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: 34%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 14:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 4° 43' North
Longitude: 105° 18' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 misouth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 23.7"1001.25 miwest0° 11' 32.1"13.21 misouth1001.48 mi
24 hours11° 35' 44.7"799.43 mieast4° 45' 44.0"327.23 misouth865.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 8:08 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:08 AM1759 km1093 miles950 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraThu 8:08 AM1777 km1104 miles959 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:08 AM1853 km1151 miles1000 nmEast-southeast ESE
LeonThu 8:08 AM1861 km1156 miles1005 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 8:08 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 8:08 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth N
GuatemalaThu 8:08 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiThu 8:08 AM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorThu 8:08 AM2027 km1260 miles1095 nmEast-northeast ENE
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