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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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 56' North
Longitude: 123° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.32 meters/second, 1509.6 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"937.74 miwest0° 01' 08.0"1.30 misouth937.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 39.0"756.83 mieast0° 54' 10.8"62.12 misouth761.60 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 5:46 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Sat 5:46 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 5:46 AM1534 km953 miles828 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sat 5:46 AM1550 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 5:46 AM1569 km975 miles847 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Sat 6:46 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 5:46 AM1801 km1119 miles972 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 5:46 AM1827 km1135 miles987 nmNorth N
San Francisco *Sat 5:46 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
Oakland *Sat 5:46 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmNorth N
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