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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 10:20:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 2, 2012 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' North, Longitude: 113° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.03 meters/second, 1544.5 km/hour, 959.7 miles/hour or 834.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.99 miWest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 miSouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.7"959.48 miWest0° 06' 16.6"7.20 miSouth959.78 mi
24 hours11° 15' 08.9"743.27 miEast2° 52' 00.5"197.12 miSouth774.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaSun 4:20 AM946 km588 miles511 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanSun 3:20 AM990 km615 miles534 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSun 4:20 AM1134 km704 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesSun 4:20 AM1282 km796 miles692 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonSun 4:20 AM1314 km817 miles710 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 3:20 AM1332 km828 miles719 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiSun 4:20 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoSun 4:20 AM1453 km903 miles784 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 4:20 AM1538 km956 miles830 nmEast E
MexicaliSun 2:20 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmNorth N

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