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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 14:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 39' North, Longitude: 110° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.66 meters/second, 1611.6 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 23.2"1001.34 miwest0° 11' 32.9"13.23 misouth1001.56 mi
24 hours11° 36' 02.4"799.84 mieast4° 45' 57.9"327.50 misouth865.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 8:28 AM1749 km1087 miles945 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 8:28 AM1918 km1192 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:28 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 8:28 AM2082 km1294 miles1124 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 7:28 AM2093 km1300 miles1130 nmNorth N
VeracruzThu 8:28 AM2210 km1373 miles1193 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:28 AM2365 km1470 miles1277 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaThu 8:28 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 8:28 AM2507 km1558 miles1354 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 7:28 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth N
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