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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 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' North, Longitude: 125° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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' 54.7"954.83 miwest0° 05' 52.6"6.74 misouth955.12 mi
24 hours11° 36' 22.9"763.56 mieast2° 45' 14.0"189.39 misouth792.17 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 7:30 AM1817 km1129 miles981 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Mon 7:30 AM1828 km1136 miles987 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 7:30 AM1905 km1184 miles1028 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:30 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:30 AM1917 km1191 miles1035 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 8:30 AM2066 km1284 miles1115 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 7:30 AM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 7:30 AM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 7:30 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Mon 7:30 AM2248 km1397 miles1214 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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