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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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 131° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.35 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 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"937.80 miwest0° 01' 11.2"1.36 misouth937.86 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.8"756.86 mieast0° 55' 30.4"63.64 misouth761.81 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 6:20 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:20 AM1963 km1220 miles1060 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:20 AM1982 km1231 miles1070 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:20 AM2062 km1282 miles1114 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 6:20 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 6:20 AM2086 km1296 miles1126 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Sat 6:20 AM2199 km1366 miles1187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 6:20 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sat 6:20 AM2346 km1458 miles1267 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 6:20 AM2401 km1492 miles1296 nmNortheast NE
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