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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: 75%

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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 140° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 01.1"0.02 minorth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.3"938.01 miwest0° 01' 10.9"1.36 minorth937.95 mi
24 hours11° 41' 27.2"755.64 mieast0° 01' 26.0"1.64 minorth755.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:08 AM1809 km1124 miles977 nmWest W
San Francisco *Fri 6:08 AM2551 km1585 miles1377 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Fri 6:08 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:08 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Fri 6:08 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Fri 6:08 AM2655 km1650 miles1434 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 3:08 AM2792 km1735 miles1507 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:08 AM2981 km1852 miles1610 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:08 AM3101 km1927 miles1674 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 6:08 AM3122 km1940 miles1686 nmEast-northeast ENE
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