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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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 146° 02' 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"938.02 miwest0° 01' 08.7"1.31 minorth937.96 mi
24 hours11° 41' 30.5"755.71 mieast0° 00' 31.7"0.61 minorth755.69 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 AM1229 km763 miles663 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:30 AM2437 km1514 miles1316 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Fri 6:30 AM2942 km1828 miles1589 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:30 AM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
MidwayFri 2:30 AM3266 km2029 miles1763 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Fri 6:30 AM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 6:30 AM3620 km2250 miles1955 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloFri 6:30 AM3640 km2262 miles1965 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Fri 6:30 AM3649 km2267 miles1970 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Fri 6:30 AM3746 km2328 miles2023 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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