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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: 76%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 51' North, Longitude: 114° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.59 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.3"938.34 miwest0° 01' 21.3"1.55 minorth938.27 mi
24 hours11° 41' 11.4"755.60 mieast0° 05' 37.0"6.44 minorth755.39 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Fri 5:20 AM883 km549 miles477 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 6:20 AM974 km606 miles526 nmEast E
HermosilloFri 4:20 AM980 km609 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Fri 6:20 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmEast E
Chihuahua *Fri 5:20 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNortheast NE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:20 AM1279 km795 miles691 nmEast E
Mexicali *Fri 4:20 AM1308 km813 miles706 nmNorth N
TucsonFri 4:20 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Fri 4:20 AM1316 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 4:20 AM1338 km832 miles723 nmNorth N
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