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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 2:20:00 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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 56' North, Longitude: 134° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.05 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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"943.79 miWest0° 03' 37.1"4.15 miSouth943.98 mi
24 hours11° 40' 06.7"758.91 miEast1° 52' 54.0"129.42 miSouth774.16 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 7:20 AM2225 km1383 miles1202 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:20 AM2228 km1384 miles1203 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:20 AM2238 km1390 miles1208 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Sun 7:20 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 7:20 AM2296 km1426 miles1240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 7:20 AM2357 km1464 miles1272 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Sun 7:20 AM2415 km1501 miles1304 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 4:20 AM2441 km1517 miles1318 nmWest W
HermosilloSun 7:20 AM2582 km1604 miles1394 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:20 AM2602 km1617 miles1405 nmNortheast NE

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