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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: 68%

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 Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 01:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 07' North, Longitude: 96° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.56 meters/second, 1589.6 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 33' 01.3"987.65 miwest0° 09' 15.4"10.61 minorth987.44 mi
24 hours10° 51' 32.3"737.12 mieast3° 26' 01.2"236.06 minorth769.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OaxacaFri 7:36 PM658 km409 miles355 nmNorth N
EscuintlaFri 7:36 PM712 km442 miles384 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 7:36 PM722 km448 miles390 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 7:36 PM735 km457 miles397 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuatemalaFri 7:36 PM752 km468 miles406 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaFri 7:36 PM817 km508 miles441 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 7:36 PM842 km523 miles455 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzFri 7:36 PM893 km555 miles482 nmNorth N
San MiguelFri 7:36 PM941 km584 miles508 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityFri 7:36 PM962 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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