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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 = Friday, October 5, 2012 at 11:26:00 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: 76%

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 Friday, October 5, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 52' North, Longitude: 115° 46' 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' 52.2"938.26 miWest0° 01' 20.9"1.55 miNorth938.19 mi
24 hours11° 41' 12.2"755.55 miEast0° 05' 25.5"6.22 miNorth755.35 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 5:26 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 4:26 AM1033 km642 miles558 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto Vallarta *Fri 6:26 AM1097 km682 miles593 nmEast E
Guadalajara *Fri 6:26 AM1293 km804 miles698 nmEast E
Tijuana *Fri 4:26 AM1299 km807 miles701 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Fri 5:26 AM1305 km811 miles705 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Fri 4:26 AM1306 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 4:26 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmNorth N
TucsonFri 4:26 AM1348 km838 miles728 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Fri 6:26 AM1402 km871 miles757 nmEast E

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