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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: 59%

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 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 13' North, Longitude: 111° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.46 meters/second, 1607.2 km/hour, 998.7 miles/hour or 867.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 33.1"16.64 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 33' 05.6"998.65 miwest0° 10' 23.8"11.91 minorth998.53 mi
24 hours10° 45' 50.2"738.73 mieast3° 56' 53.9"271.37 minorth783.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoThu 7:52 PM1618 km1005 miles874 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraThu 7:52 PM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 6:52 PM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonThu 7:52 PM1847 km1148 miles998 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityThu 7:52 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesThu 7:52 PM1877 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Luis PotosiThu 7:52 PM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northeast NNE
VeracruzThu 7:52 PM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNortheast NE
GuatemalaThu 7:52 PM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloThu 6:52 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNorth N
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