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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 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 16' North, Longitude: 110° 46' 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"987.05 miwest0° 09' 12.1"10.54 minorth986.84 mi
24 hours10° 51' 55.6"737.12 mieast3° 24' 35.7"234.41 minorth768.92 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 PM1190 km740 miles643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 8:36 PM1307 km812 miles706 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoFri 8:36 PM1322 km821 miles714 nmEast-northeast ENE
MazatlanFri 7:36 PM1400 km870 miles756 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LeonFri 8:36 PM1461 km908 miles789 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesFri 8:36 PM1478 km918 miles798 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityFri 8:36 PM1539 km957 miles831 nmNortheast NE
San Luis PotosiFri 8:36 PM1592 km989 miles860 nmNortheast NE
VeracruzFri 8:36 PM1795 km1115 miles969 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 7:36 PM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNorth N
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