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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: 67%

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 Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 117° 25' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.63 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 43.1"937.69 miwest0° 01' 05.4"1.25 misouth937.75 mi
24 hours11° 42' 39.8"756.80 mieast0° 53' 09.9"60.96 misouth761.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloSat 5:20 AM1111 km690 miles600 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Sat 6:20 AM1162 km722 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 7:20 AM1268 km788 miles685 nmEast E
Tijuana *Sat 5:20 AM1286 km799 miles694 nmNorth N
San Diego *Sat 5:20 AM1306 km811 miles705 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sat 5:20 AM1312 km815 miles708 nmNorth N
TucsonSat 5:20 AM1405 km873 miles758 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Long Beach *Sat 5:20 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
Chihuahua *Sat 6:20 AM1427 km887 miles771 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 5:20 AM1456 km905 miles786 nmNorth N
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