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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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 05' North, Longitude: 119° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.83 meters/second, 1536.6 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"954.60 miwest0° 05' 50.2"6.69 misouth954.89 mi
24 hours11° 36' 26.5"763.44 mieast2° 44' 20.2"188.36 misouth791.80 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 8:04 AM1447 km899 miles781 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 7:04 AM1477 km918 miles798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tijuana *Mon 7:04 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmNorth N
San Diego *Mon 7:04 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Mon 7:04 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 9:04 AM1688 km1049 miles911 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:04 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNorth N
Aguascalientes *Mon 9:04 AM1815 km1128 miles980 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 7:04 AM1845 km1147 miles996 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Leon *Mon 9:04 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmEast-northeast ENE
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