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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 1:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 130° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.35 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"937.73 miWest0° 01' 10.7"1.35 miSouth937.79 mi
24 hours11° 42' 38.1"756.80 miEast0° 55' 18.4"63.41 miSouth761.73 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 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:16 AM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:16 AM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sat 6:16 AM1992 km1238 miles1075 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:16 AM2009 km1248 miles1085 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 6:16 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sat 6:16 AM2148 km1334 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 6:16 AM2183 km1357 miles1179 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sat 6:16 AM2264 km1407 miles1222 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 6:16 AM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmNortheast NE

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