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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 1:10:00 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: 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 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 140° 56' 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"938.00 miWest0° 01' 10.7"1.35 miNorth937.94 mi
24 hours11° 41' 27.6"755.64 miEast0° 01' 21.3"1.55 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 3:10 AM1758 km1093 miles949 nmWest W
San Francisco *Fri 6:10 AM2583 km1605 miles1395 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Fri 6:10 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:10 AM2663 km1655 miles1438 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 3:10 AM2757 km1713 miles1489 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:10 AM3020 km1876 miles1630 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:10 AM3148 km1956 miles1700 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 6:10 AM3165 km1967 miles1709 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:10 AM3403 km2115 miles1837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Salt Lake City *Fri 7:10 AM3518 km2186 miles1900 nmNortheast NE

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