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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: 47%

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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 03' North, Longitude: 123° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.90 meters/second, 1536.8 km/hour, 954.9 miles/hour or 829.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.92 miwest0° 00' 05.7"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.6"954.74 miwest0° 05' 51.7"6.72 misouth955.03 mi
24 hours11° 36' 24.2"763.51 mieast2° 44' 53.4"188.99 misouth792.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Mon 7:20 AM1715 km1066 miles926 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Mon 7:20 AM1729 km1075 miles934 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:20 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Mon 7:20 AM1787 km1110 miles965 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mazatlan *Mon 8:20 AM1825 km1134 miles985 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:20 AM1836 km1141 miles991 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixMon 7:20 AM2028 km1260 miles1095 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Mon 9:20 AM2090 km1298 miles1128 nmEast E
San Jose (USA) *Mon 7:20 AM2140 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Mon 7:20 AM2150 km1336 miles1161 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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