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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 1:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 131° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.35 meters/second, 1509.7 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"15.63 miWest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 miSouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"937.73 miWest0° 01' 11.1"1.36 miSouth937.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.8"756.80 miEast0° 55' 27.8"63.59 miSouth761.75 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 AM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:20 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:20 AM1964 km1220 miles1060 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:20 AM2050 km1274 miles1107 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 6:20 AM2065 km1283 miles1115 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sat 6:20 AM2070 km1287 miles1118 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sat 6:20 AM2188 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 6:20 AM2272 km1412 miles1227 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sat 6:20 AM2328 km1446 miles1257 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 6:20 AM2379 km1478 miles1285 nmNortheast NE

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