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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: 58%
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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 00' North
Longitude: 117° 48' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.73 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 misouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.4"943.45 miwest0° 03' 30.6"4.02 misouth943.63 mi
24 hours11° 40' 16.8"758.82 mieast1° 50' 19.3"126.48 misouth773.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloSun 6:10 AM1219 km757 miles658 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Sun 7:10 AM1230 km764 miles664 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Sun 8:10 AM1313 km816 miles709 nmEast E
Tijuana *Sun 6:10 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorth N
San Diego *Sun 6:10 AM1410 km876 miles762 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Sun 6:10 AM1420 km882 miles767 nmNorth N
Guadalajara *Sun 8:10 AM1510 km938 miles815 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Sun 6:10 AM1558 km968 miles841 nmNorth N
PhoenixSun 6:10 AM1594 km991 miles861 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Sun 8:10 AM1624 km1009 miles877 nmEast E
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