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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 5:20 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 09' North, Longitude: 98° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.52 meters/second, 1589.5 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' 01.1"987.50 miwest0° 09' 14.8"10.60 minorth987.29 mi
24 hours10° 51' 35.7"737.07 mieast3° 25' 48.5"235.79 minorth769.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santa María HuatulcoFri 7:46 PM576 km358 miles311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoFri 7:46 PM646 km402 miles349 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OaxacaFri 7:46 PM687 km427 miles371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 7:46 PM861 km535 miles465 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 7:46 PM918 km570 miles495 nmNorth N
EscuintlaFri 7:46 PM922 km573 miles498 nmEast-northeast ENE
VeracruzFri 7:46 PM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuatemalaFri 7:46 PM960 km596 miles518 nmEast-northeast ENE
Santa AnaFri 7:46 PM1036 km644 miles560 nmEast-northeast ENE
San SalvadorFri 7:46 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast-northeast ENE
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