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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 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 09' North
Longitude: 98° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.2 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' 01.1"987.56 miwest0° 09' 14.8"10.60 minorth987.35 mi
24 hours10° 51' 36.3"737.13 mieast3° 25' 46.8"235.78 minorth769.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AcapulcoFri 7:46 PM640 km398 miles346 nmNorth N
OaxacaFri 7:46 PM696 km432 miles376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 7:46 PM881 km547 miles476 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 7:46 PM916 km569 miles495 nmNorth N
VeracruzFri 7:46 PM937 km582 miles506 nmNorth-northeast NNE
EscuintlaFri 7:46 PM949 km590 miles512 nmEast-northeast ENE
GuatemalaFri 7:46 PM986 km613 miles533 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaFri 7:46 PM1064 km661 miles575 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 7:46 PM1093 km679 miles590 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonFri 7:46 PM1148 km713 miles620 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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