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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: 58%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 10' North, Longitude: 107° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.50 meters/second, 1607.4 km/hour, 998.8 miles/hour or 867.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.6"998.75 miwest0° 10' 24.5"11.92 minorth998.63 mi
24 hours10° 45' 49.2"738.78 mieast3° 57' 12.2"271.72 minorth783.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 7:36 PM1334 km829 miles720 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 7:36 PM1551 km964 miles838 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:36 PM1615 km1004 miles872 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 7:36 PM1660 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesThu 7:36 PM1709 km1062 miles923 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:36 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth N
San Luis PotosiThu 7:36 PM1789 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 7:36 PM1790 km1112 miles967 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 7:36 PM2003 km1244 miles1081 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorThu 7:36 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmEast-northeast ENE
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