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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 13:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 145° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.45 meters/second, 1510.0 km/hour, 938.3 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 51.0"938.03 miwest0° 01' 08.9"1.32 minorth937.97 mi
24 hours11° 41' 30.3"755.71 mieast0° 00' 36.3"0.70 minorth755.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:28 AM1279 km795 miles690 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:28 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Fri 6:28 AM2907 km1806 miles1569 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:28 AM3052 km1896 miles1648 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 2:28 AM3313 km2059 miles1789 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:28 AM3399 km2112 miles1835 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:28 AM3577 km2223 miles1931 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:28 AM3593 km2233 miles1940 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:28 AM3624 km2252 miles1957 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Fri 6:28 AM3724 km2314 miles2011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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