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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 143° 37' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.46 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"938.04 miwest0° 01' 09.6"1.33 minorth937.98 mi
24 hours11° 41' 29.2"755.70 mieast0° 00' 55.1"1.06 minorth755.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:20 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:20 AM2579 km1602 miles1393 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Fri 6:20 AM2767 km1719 miles1494 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:20 AM2887 km1794 miles1559 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 6:20 AM3238 km2012 miles1748 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:20 AM3403 km2115 miles1838 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:20 AM3406 km2116 miles1839 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwayFri 2:20 AM3502 km2176 miles1891 nmWest-northwest WNW
Seattle *Fri 6:20 AM3527 km2192 miles1905 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Fri 6:20 AM3636 km2259 miles1963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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