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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 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 38' North, Longitude: 111° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.67 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' 23.1"1001.35 miwest0° 11' 33.0"13.23 misouth1001.57 mi
24 hours11° 36' 05.9"799.93 mieast4° 46' 00.6"327.55 misouth866.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 8:32 AM1819 km1131 miles982 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 8:32 AM1961 km1219 miles1059 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 8:32 AM2089 km1298 miles1128 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanThu 7:32 AM2116 km1315 miles1143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 8:32 AM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 8:32 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNortheast NE
Galapagos IslandsThu 8:32 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmEast-southeast ESE
GuatemalaThu 8:32 AM2510 km1559 miles1355 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 8:32 AM2605 km1619 miles1407 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 7:32 AM2703 km1680 miles1460 nmNorth N
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