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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 01:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 10' North, Longitude: 100° 22' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.50 meters/second, 1589.4 km/hour, 987.6 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' 01.0"987.50 miwest0° 09' 14.6"10.59 minorth987.30 mi
24 hours10° 51' 38.5"737.13 mieast3° 25' 38.0"235.61 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
AcapulcoFri 7:52 PM631 km392 miles341 nmNorth N
OaxacaFri 7:52 PM762 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityFri 7:52 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
VeracruzFri 7:52 PM995 km618 miles537 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tuxtla GutierrezFri 7:52 PM998 km620 miles539 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraFri 7:52 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LeonFri 7:52 PM1116 km694 miles603 nmNorth N
GuatemalaFri 7:52 PM1133 km704 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaFri 7:52 PM1168 km726 miles631 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AguascalientesFri 7:52 PM1200 km746 miles648 nmNorth N
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