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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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 17' North, Longitude: 111° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.32 meters/second, 1588.8 km/hour, 987.2 miles/hour or 857.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.45 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.45 mi
1 hour14° 33' 00.5"987.11 miwest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 minorth986.90 mi
24 hours10° 51' 56.1"737.18 mieast3° 24' 34.0"234.39 minorth768.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaFri 8:36 PM1205 km749 miles650 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 8:36 PM1325 km823 miles715 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 8:36 PM1348 km838 miles728 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanFri 7:36 PM1410 km876 miles761 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonFri 8:36 PM1480 km920 miles799 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesFri 8:36 PM1495 km929 miles807 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 8:36 PM1563 km971 miles844 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiFri 8:36 PM1611 km1001 miles870 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 8:36 PM1820 km1131 miles983 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 7:36 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth N
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