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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 2:10:00 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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 57' North, Longitude: 132° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.02 meters/second, 1519.3 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' 03.5"0.07 miSouth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"943.73 miWest0° 03' 36.1"4.13 miSouth943.92 mi
24 hours11° 40' 08.3"758.89 miEast1° 52' 31.5"129.00 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 7:10 AM2043 km1269 miles1103 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:10 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:10 AM2073 km1288 miles1119 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Sun 7:10 AM2165 km1345 miles1169 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 7:10 AM2168 km1347 miles1171 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Sun 7:10 AM2185 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sun 7:10 AM2302 km1431 miles1243 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:10 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:10 AM2436 km1514 miles1316 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 7:10 AM2479 km1541 miles1339 nmNortheast NE

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