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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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 126° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"938.14 miwest0° 01' 16.5"1.46 minorth938.08 mi
24 hours11° 41' 19.0"755.59 mieast0° 03' 39.6"4.20 minorth755.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Fri 5:10 AM1609 km1000 miles869 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Fri 5:10 AM1617 km1005 miles873 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 5:10 AM1679 km1043 miles907 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 5:10 AM1714 km1065 miles926 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 5:10 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Fri 5:10 AM1882 km1170 miles1016 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Fri 5:10 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oakland *Fri 5:10 AM1923 km1195 miles1038 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixFri 5:10 AM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Fri 5:10 AM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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