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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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 53' North
Longitude: 146° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.18 meters/second, 1519.9 km/hour, 944.4 miles/hour or 820.7 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' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 46.0"944.16 miwest0° 03' 42.0"4.24 misouth944.36 mi
24 hours11° 39' 59.1"759.07 mieast1° 54' 48.5"131.62 misouth774.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluSun 5:10 AM1161 km721 miles627 nmWest W
KiritimatiMon 5:10 AM2298 km1428 miles1241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
San Francisco *Sun 8:10 AM3080 km1914 miles1663 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sun 8:10 AM3225 km2004 miles1741 nmNortheast NE
MidwaySun 4:10 AM3231 km2008 miles1745 nmWest-northwest WNW
Las Vegas *Sun 8:10 AM3573 km2220 miles1929 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixSun 8:10 AM3748 km2329 miles2024 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloSun 8:10 AM3758 km2335 miles2029 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Sun 8:10 AM3788 km2354 miles2045 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Sun 8:10 AM3885 km2414 miles2098 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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