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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 54' North, Longitude: 146° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 01.1"0.02 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 42.8"937.92 miwest0° 01' 17.1"1.48 misouth937.99 mi
24 hours11° 42' 35.5"756.91 mieast0° 57' 50.6"66.32 misouth762.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSat 4:20 AM1187 km738 miles641 nmWest W
KiritimatiSun 4:20 AM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Sat 7:20 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 7:20 AM3129 km1944 miles1689 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySat 3:20 AM3227 km2005 miles1743 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Sat 7:20 AM3474 km2158 miles1876 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSat 7:20 AM3657 km2272 miles1975 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Sat 7:20 AM3670 km2281 miles1982 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 7:20 AM3679 km2286 miles1986 nmEast-northeast ENE
Vancouver *Sat 7:20 AM3766 km2340 miles2034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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