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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: 72%

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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 42' North, Longitude: 109° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.47 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 misouth16.47 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.1"988.34 miwest0° 09' 39.8"11.07 misouth988.66 mi
24 hours11° 01' 04.1"748.92 mieast4° 05' 56.0"281.69 misouth804.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaTue 5:34 AM1184 km735 miles639 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoTue 5:34 AM1228 km763 miles663 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 5:34 AM1279 km794 miles690 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonTue 5:34 AM1420 km883 miles767 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanTue 4:34 AM1422 km883 miles768 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 5:34 AM1447 km899 miles782 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 5:34 AM1464 km910 miles791 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiTue 5:34 AM1553 km965 miles838 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzTue 5:34 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloTue 4:34 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth N

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