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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 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 141° 12' 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' 51.2"938.07 miwest0° 01' 10.7"1.35 minorth938.01 mi
24 hours11° 41' 27.8"755.69 mieast0° 01' 18.7"1.50 minorth755.64 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 AM1730 km1075 miles934 nmWest W
San Francisco *Fri 6:10 AM2601 km1616 miles1404 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Fri 6:10 AM2607 km1620 miles1408 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:10 AM2685 km1669 miles1450 nmNortheast NE
KiritimatiSat 3:10 AM2739 km1702 miles1479 nmSouthwest SW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:10 AM3041 km1890 miles1642 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 6:10 AM3173 km1972 miles1714 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixFri 6:10 AM3189 km1981 miles1722 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:10 AM3415 km2122 miles1844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Fri 6:10 AM3534 km2196 miles1908 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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