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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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 130° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.35 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.1 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"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"937.79 miwest0° 01' 10.9"1.36 misouth937.86 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.9"756.85 mieast0° 55' 21.0"63.47 misouth761.79 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 6:16 AM1889 km1174 miles1020 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:16 AM1892 km1176 miles1022 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:16 AM1918 km1192 miles1036 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sat 6:16 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:16 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 6:16 AM2041 km1268 miles1102 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sat 6:16 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 6:16 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sat 6:16 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 6:16 AM2323 km1444 miles1255 nmNortheast NE
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