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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 phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 08:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 24' North, Longitude: 126° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.19 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.63 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 32' 55.0"998.04 miwest0° 10' 31.0"12.05 minorth997.91 mi
24 hours10° 52' 08.4"745.63 mieast3° 59' 48.4"274.70 minorth790.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloSun 1:18 AM2905 km1805 miles1568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sun 1:18 AM3073 km1909 miles1659 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 1:18 AM3249 km2019 miles1754 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico City *Sun 3:18 AM3250 km2020 miles1755 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sun 1:18 AM3388 km2105 miles1829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 1:18 AM3389 km2106 miles1830 nmNorth N
KiritimatiSun 10:18 PM3464 km2153 miles1871 nmWest W
AdamstownSun 12:18 AM3612 km2244 miles1950 nmSouth S
HonoluluSat 10:18 PM3696 km2297 miles1996 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteSat 10:18 PM3741 km2324 miles2020 nmSouthwest SW
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