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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, August 31, 2012 at 1:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, September 8, 2012 at 1:16 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 2, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 40' North, Longitude: 121° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.35 meters/second, 1614.1 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.7"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 32' 45.6"1002.91 miwest0° 11' 13.9"12.86 minorth1002.85 mi
24 hours10° 52' 11.1"749.45 mieast4° 19' 13.8"296.92 minorth803.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Sun 3:18 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
Guadalajara *Sun 4:18 AM2653 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 2:18 AM2925 km1818 miles1579 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sun 4:18 AM2935 km1824 miles1585 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 2:18 AM3272 km2033 miles1767 nmNorth N
PhoenixSun 2:18 AM3337 km2073 miles1802 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamstownSun 1:18 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Las Vegas *Sun 2:18 AM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmNorth N
GuatemalaSun 3:18 AM3578 km2223 miles1932 nmEast-northeast ENE
Galapagos IslandsSun 3:18 AM3612 km2245 miles1950 nmEast E
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