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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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 56' North, Longitude: 134° 44' 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"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.5"0.07 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.6"943.86 miwest0° 03' 37.2"4.15 misouth944.05 mi
24 hours11° 40' 06.5"758.97 mieast1° 52' 56.5"129.48 misouth774.23 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 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sun 7:20 AM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 7:20 AM2257 km1402 miles1219 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Sun 7:20 AM2296 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sun 7:20 AM2307 km1434 miles1246 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sun 7:20 AM2378 km1478 miles1284 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluSun 4:20 AM2413 km1500 miles1303 nmWest W
Sacramento *Sun 7:20 AM2429 km1509 miles1311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 7:20 AM2606 km1619 miles1407 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Sun 7:20 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
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