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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: 92%
Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, December 31, 2012 at 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 59' North
Longitude: 112° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.83 meters/second, 1583.4 km/hour, 983.9 miles/hour or 855.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 15.6"983.78 miwest0° 09' 12.3"10.55 misouth984.11 mi
24 hours11° 01' 59.3"746.66 mieast3° 55' 42.1"270.01 misouth798.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Puerto VallartaMon 3:46 AM1239 km770 miles669 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraMon 3:46 AM1381 km858 miles746 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanMon 2:46 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AcapulcoMon 3:46 AM1472 km914 miles795 nmEast-northeast ENE
LeonMon 3:46 AM1547 km961 miles835 nmNortheast NE
AguascalientesMon 3:46 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmNortheast NE
Mexico CityMon 3:46 AM1664 km1034 miles899 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Luis PotosiMon 3:46 AM1674 km1040 miles904 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloMon 2:46 AM1900 km1180 miles1026 nmNorth N
VeracruzMon 3:46 AM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmEast-northeast ENE
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