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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 12:10:00 PM.

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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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 53' North, Longitude: 126° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.54 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.64 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.03 miNorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.9"938.15 miWest0° 01' 16.5"1.46 miNorth938.08 mi
24 hours11° 41' 18.9"755.59 miEast0° 03' 42.2"4.25 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 AM1591 km989 miles859 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Fri 5:10 AM1601 km995 miles864 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 5:10 AM1666 km1035 miles900 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Fri 5:10 AM1697 km1055 miles916 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 5:10 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Fri 5:10 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Fri 5:10 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth N
Oakland *Fri 5:10 AM1919 km1192 miles1036 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 5:10 AM1986 km1234 miles1072 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 5:10 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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