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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 1:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, September 30, 2012 at 3:20 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 129° 14' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.34 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' 42.9"937.72 miWest0° 01' 10.2"1.34 miSouth937.78 mi
24 hours11° 42' 38.3"756.79 miEast0° 55' 04.4"63.14 miSouth761.69 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 6:10 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:10 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:10 AM1813 km1126 miles979 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sat 6:10 AM1885 km1171 miles1018 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:10 AM1953 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 6:10 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Oakland *Sat 6:10 AM1988 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 6:10 AM2051 km1275 miles1108 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sacramento *Sat 6:10 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sat 6:10 AM2172 km1350 miles1173 nmNortheast NE

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