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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 3:19 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 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° 43' 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"938.07 miwest0° 01' 10.9"1.35 minorth938.01 mi
24 hours11° 41' 27.4"755.69 mieast0° 01' 23.3"1.59 minorth755.63 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 AM1781 km1106 miles961 nmWest W
San Francisco *Fri 6:08 AM2569 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Fri 6:08 AM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:08 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 3:08 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:08 AM3002 km1866 miles1621 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:08 AM3127 km1943 miles1688 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 6:08 AM3146 km1955 miles1699 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:08 AM3394 km2109 miles1832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake City *Fri 7:08 AM3503 km2176 miles1891 nmNortheast NE
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