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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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 121° 17' 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"937.72 miwest0° 01' 06.9"1.28 misouth937.78 mi
24 hours11° 42' 39.4"756.82 mieast0° 53' 47.5"61.68 misouth761.54 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sat 5:36 AM1354 km841 miles731 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Sat 5:36 AM1369 km851 miles739 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 5:36 AM1376 km855 miles743 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sat 5:36 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sat 5:36 AM1484 km922 miles801 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Sat 6:36 AM1554 km966 miles839 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 5:36 AM1659 km1031 miles896 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sat 5:36 AM1788 km1111 miles965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 5:36 AM1819 km1130 miles982 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Sat 7:36 AM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmEast E
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