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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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 56' North, Longitude: 118° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.31 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 938.0 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"937.70 miwest0° 01' 06.0"1.26 misouth937.76 mi
24 hours11° 42' 39.7"756.81 mieast0° 53' 24.1"61.23 misouth761.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloSat 5:26 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Sat 5:26 AM1298 km807 miles701 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Sat 6:26 AM1309 km813 miles707 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Diego *Sat 5:26 AM1317 km818 miles711 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sat 5:26 AM1341 km833 miles724 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Puerto Vallarta *Sat 7:26 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmEast E
Long Beach *Sat 5:26 AM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
Los Angeles *Sat 5:26 AM1455 km904 miles786 nmNorth N
PhoenixSat 5:26 AM1540 km957 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sat 7:26 AM1615 km1003 miles872 nmEast E
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