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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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' North
Longitude: 129° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 45.5"943.74 miwest0° 03' 35.3"4.12 misouth943.93 mi
24 hours11° 40' 09.5"758.93 mieast1° 52' 11.6"128.62 misouth774.02 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 7:00 AM1893 km1176 miles1022 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:00 AM1899 km1180 miles1025 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:00 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sun 7:00 AM2010 km1249 miles1085 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 7:00 AM2077 km1291 miles1122 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 7:00 AM2102 km1306 miles1135 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:00 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sacramento *Sun 7:00 AM2217 km1378 miles1197 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:00 AM2299 km1429 miles1241 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 7:00 AM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNortheast NE
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