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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: 83%
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 Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 51' North
Longitude: 130° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.48 meters/second, 1520.9 km/hour, 945.1 miles/hour or 821.2 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.75 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 minorth15.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 12.4"944.81 miwest0° 03' 36.0"4.13 minorth944.64 mi
24 hours11° 35' 15.5"754.08 mieast1° 00' 33.2"69.43 minorth754.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Thu 4:36 AM1912 km1188 miles1033 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Thu 4:36 AM1918 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 4:36 AM1958 km1216 miles1057 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Thu 4:36 AM2029 km1261 miles1095 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Thu 4:36 AM2093 km1301 miles1130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Thu 4:36 AM2118 km1316 miles1144 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 4:36 AM2183 km1356 miles1179 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sacramento *Thu 4:36 AM2233 km1388 miles1206 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Thu 4:36 AM2317 km1440 miles1251 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixThu 4:36 AM2332 km1449 miles1259 nmNortheast NE
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