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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: 57%
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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 59' North
Longitude: 123° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.93 meters/second, 1518.9 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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"943.59 miwest0° 03' 32.8"4.07 misouth943.77 mi
24 hours11° 40' 13.3"758.87 mieast1° 51' 13.3"127.51 misouth773.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sun 6:34 AM1538 km956 miles830 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Sun 6:34 AM1551 km963 miles837 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 6:34 AM1620 km1007 miles875 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 6:34 AM1627 km1011 miles878 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 6:34 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Sun 7:34 AM1814 km1127 miles979 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 6:34 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 6:34 AM1931 km1200 miles1043 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Sun 6:34 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 6:34 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth N
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