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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: 98%
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 Monday, October 1, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 11° 33' North
Longitude: 130° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.72 meters/second, 1586.6 km/hour, 985.9 miles/hour or 856.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.6"16.43 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 40.4"985.77 miwest0° 09' 17.8"10.65 minorth985.55 mi
24 hours11° 00' 32.5"746.18 mieast3° 26' 02.4"236.09 minorth777.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Los Angeles *Mon 2:18 AM2775 km1724 miles1498 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 2:18 AM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 2:18 AM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:18 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Mon 2:18 AM3118 km1937 miles1684 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 11:18 PM3132 km1946 miles1691 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 11:18 PM3175 km1973 miles1714 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Mon 4:18 AM3446 km2141 miles1861 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salt Lake City *Mon 3:18 AM3705 km2302 miles2001 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 11:18 PM3854 km2395 miles2081 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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