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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: 18%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, July 11, 2012 at 1:48 AM
Next phaseNew MoonThursday, July 19, 2012 at 4:25 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 49' North, Longitude: 136° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.65 miwest0° 00' 03.1"0.06 minorth15.65 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"938.57 miwest0° 03' 08.4"3.60 minorth938.41 mi
24 hours11° 48' 10.5"763.35 mieast0° 48' 14.4"55.32 minorth763.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 7:36 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmWest W
San Jose *Sat 10:36 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sat 10:36 AM2336 km1451 miles1261 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sat 10:36 AM2342 km1456 miles1265 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 10:36 AM2353 km1462 miles1270 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Sat 10:36 AM2354 km1463 miles1271 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Sat 10:36 AM2458 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 10:36 AM2490 km1547 miles1344 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sat 10:36 AM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 10:36 AM2759 km1714 miles1490 nmEast-northeast ENE
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