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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 1:30:00 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 134° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.36 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"15.63 miWest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 miSouth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.9"937.75 miWest0° 01' 12.2"1.38 miSouth937.82 mi
24 hours11° 42' 37.6"756.81 miEast0° 55' 51.2"64.04 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 6:30 AM2123 km1319 miles1147 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 6:30 AM2125 km1320 miles1147 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 6:30 AM2131 km1324 miles1151 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 6:30 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 6:30 AM2181 km1355 miles1178 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 6:30 AM2256 km1402 miles1218 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Sat 6:30 AM2301 km1429 miles1242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSat 3:30 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmWest W
Las Vegas *Sat 6:30 AM2496 km1551 miles1348 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 6:30 AM2497 km1552 miles1348 nmEast-northeast ENE

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