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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: 8%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, May 20, 2012 at 11:47 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 36' North, Longitude: 132° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.02 meters/second, 1512.1 km/hour, 939.6 miles/hour or 816.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.66 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.66 mi
1 hour14° 30' 15.5"939.31 miwest0° 03' 46.0"4.32 misouth939.51 mi
24 hours11° 50' 05.0"766.51 mieast1° 57' 43.7"134.98 misouth782.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Wed 4:08 PM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Wed 4:08 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 4:08 PM2081 km1293 miles1124 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Wed 4:08 PM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Wed 4:08 PM2159 km1342 miles1166 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Wed 4:08 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Wed 4:08 PM2279 km1416 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 4:08 PM2411 km1498 miles1302 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Wed 4:08 PM2446 km1520 miles1321 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 4:08 PM2509 km1559 miles1355 nmNortheast NE
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