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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterFriday, December 2, 2011 at 9:52 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, December 10, 2011 at 2:36 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 08:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 22° 32' North
Longitude: 139° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.89 meters/second, 1490.0 km/hour, 925.8 miles/hour or 804.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.9"15.43 miwest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 minorth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 29' 02.1"925.53 miwest0° 00' 28.5"0.54 minorth925.51 mi
24 hours12° 27' 58.4"796.68 mieast0° 20' 40.5"23.71 misouth798.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 10:58 PM1901 km1182 miles1027 nmWest W
San FranciscoSat 12:58 AM2348 km1459 miles1268 nmNortheast NE
San JoseSat 12:58 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSat 12:58 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSat 12:58 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmEast-northeast ENE
SacramentoSat 12:58 AM2470 km1535 miles1334 nmNortheast NE
TijuanaSat 12:58 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmEast-northeast ENE
MexicaliSat 12:58 AM2616 km1625 miles1412 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasSat 12:58 AM2790 km1733 miles1506 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 1:58 AM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmEast-northeast ENE
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