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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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 57' North
Longitude: 130° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.01 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"943.76 miwest0° 03' 35.7"4.12 misouth943.95 mi
24 hours11° 40' 09.0"758.93 mieast1° 52' 20.6"128.80 misouth774.06 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 7:04 AM1960 km1218 miles1058 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:04 AM1965 km1221 miles1061 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:04 AM1998 km1241 miles1079 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sun 7:04 AM2080 km1292 miles1123 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 7:04 AM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 7:04 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:04 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sacramento *Sun 7:04 AM2253 km1400 miles1217 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:04 AM2360 km1466 miles1274 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 7:04 AM2387 km1483 miles1289 nmNortheast NE
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