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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 1, 2012 at 9:18:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 1, 2012 at 09:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 33' North, Longitude: 129° 60' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.73 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"985.71 miWest0° 09' 17.9"10.65 miNorth985.50 mi
24 hours11° 00' 32.0"746.13 miEast3° 26' 04.1"236.10 miNorth777.81 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 AM2763 km1717 miles1492 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 2:18 AM2770 km1721 miles1496 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 2:18 AM3002 km1866 miles1621 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 2:18 AM3036 km1886 miles1639 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Mon 2:18 AM3105 km1929 miles1677 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 11:18 PM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiMon 11:18 PM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico City *Mon 4:18 AM3418 km2124 miles1846 nmEast-northeast ENE
Salt Lake City *Mon 3:18 AM3692 km2294 miles1993 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PapeeteSun 11:18 PM3870 km2405 miles2090 nmSouthwest SW

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