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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: 66%

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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 144° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"15.64 miwest0° 00' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"937.90 miwest0° 01' 16.2"1.46 misouth937.97 mi
24 hours11° 42' 35.8"756.90 mieast0° 57' 27.3"65.88 misouth762.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 4:10 AM1438 km893 miles776 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 4:10 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Sat 7:10 AM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 7:10 AM2921 km1815 miles1577 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sat 7:10 AM3271 km2033 miles1766 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 7:10 AM3439 km2137 miles1857 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSat 7:10 AM3445 km2141 miles1860 nmEast-northeast ENE
MidwaySat 3:10 AM3463 km2152 miles1870 nmWest-northwest WNW
Seattle *Sat 7:10 AM3547 km2204 miles1915 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Sat 7:10 AM3653 km2270 miles1973 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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