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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 1:30:00 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 145° 46' 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"937.96 miWest0° 01' 08.9"1.32 miNorth937.90 mi
24 hours11° 41' 30.4"755.66 miEast0° 00' 34.2"0.66 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 3:30 AM1257 km781 miles678 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:30 AM2452 km1524 miles1324 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Fri 6:30 AM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:30 AM3070 km1908 miles1658 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 2:30 AM3292 km2046 miles1778 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:30 AM3417 km2123 miles1845 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:30 AM3596 km2235 miles1942 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:30 AM3614 km2246 miles1952 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:30 AM3635 km2258 miles1963 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Fri 6:30 AM3734 km2320 miles2016 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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