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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: 10%

Previous phaseNew MoonThursday, March 22, 2012 at 2:37 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterFriday, March 30, 2012 at 7:41 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 37' North, Longitude: 134° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.61 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"15.98 miwest0° 00' 06.7"0.13 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 32' 14.7"958.56 miwest0° 06' 43.8"7.72 minorth958.30 mi
24 hours11° 15' 26.8"742.36 mieast2° 18' 54.8"159.25 minorth754.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sun 4:20 PM2416 km1501 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 4:20 PM2419 km1503 miles1306 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 4:20 PM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSun 1:20 PM2477 km1539 miles1337 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Jose *Sun 4:20 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 4:20 PM2529 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 4:20 PM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Sun 4:20 PM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 4:20 PM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sun 4:20 PM2805 km1743 miles1515 nmNortheast NE
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