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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: 87%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 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° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.04 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"16.00 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth16.00 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.7"959.55 miwest0° 06' 16.7"7.20 misouth959.85 mi
24 hours11° 15' 08.5"743.32 mieast2° 52' 02.7"197.17 misouth774.28 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 AM973 km604 miles525 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanSun 3:20 AM1011 km628 miles546 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraSun 4:20 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmEast-northeast ENE
AguascalientesSun 4:20 AM1306 km812 miles705 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 3:20 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonSun 4:20 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiSun 4:20 AM1446 km899 miles781 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoSun 4:20 AM1475 km917 miles797 nmEast E
Mexico CitySun 4:20 AM1566 km973 miles846 nmEast E
MexicaliSun 2:20 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth N
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