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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: 48%
Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:34 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:03 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 05' North
Longitude: 118° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.82 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.91 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.4"954.57 miwest0° 05' 49.9"6.68 misouth954.85 mi
24 hours11° 36' 27.0"763.42 mieast2° 44' 11.9"188.20 misouth791.74 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Mon 8:00 AM1354 km842 miles731 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto Vallarta *Mon 9:00 AM1392 km865 miles752 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 7:00 AM1423 km884 miles769 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 9:00 AM1588 km987 miles857 nmEast-northeast ENE
Tijuana *Mon 7:00 AM1606 km998 miles867 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 7:00 AM1625 km1010 miles877 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 7:00 AM1636 km1017 miles884 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:00 AM1717 km1067 miles927 nmEast-northeast ENE
Leon *Mon 9:00 AM1765 km1097 miles953 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:00 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmNorth N
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