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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 = Sunday, October 7, 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: 57%

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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 60' North, Longitude: 119° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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"943.43 miWest0° 03' 31.3"4.04 miSouth943.62 mi
24 hours11° 40' 15.5"758.79 miEast1° 50' 39.3"126.85 miSouth773.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloSun 6:20 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Sun 6:20 AM1419 km882 miles766 nmNorth N
San Diego *Sun 6:20 AM1437 km893 miles776 nmNorth N
Mazatlan *Sun 7:20 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexicali *Sun 6:20 AM1471 km914 miles794 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sun 6:20 AM1567 km974 miles846 nmNorth N
PhoenixSun 6:20 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Sun 8:20 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmEast E
Aguascalientes *Sun 8:20 AM1847 km1148 miles997 nmEast E
Las Vegas *Sun 6:20 AM1849 km1149 miles999 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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