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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 13:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 54' North
Longitude: 148° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.44 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' 50.9"938.00 miwest0° 01' 07.8"1.30 minorth937.94 mi
24 hours11° 41' 31.9"755.72 mieast0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth755.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 3:40 AM978 km607 miles528 nmWest W
KiritimatiSat 3:40 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayFri 2:40 AM3031 km1883 miles1636 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Fri 6:40 AM3125 km1942 miles1687 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Fri 6:40 AM3304 km2053 miles1784 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Fri 6:40 AM3644 km2264 miles1968 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Fri 6:40 AM3778 km2348 miles2040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Baker IslandFri 1:40 AM3813 km2369 miles2059 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhoenixFri 6:40 AM3840 km2386 miles2073 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vancouver *Fri 6:40 AM3866 km2402 miles2087 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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