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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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 02' North, Longitude: 126° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.95 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.1 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"954.87 miwest0° 05' 52.9"6.74 misouth955.16 mi
24 hours11° 36' 22.2"763.57 mieast2° 45' 22.3"189.54 misouth792.23 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 7:34 AM1864 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Mon 7:34 AM1875 km1165 miles1012 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Mon 7:34 AM1954 km1214 miles1055 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 7:34 AM1958 km1217 miles1057 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 7:34 AM1995 km1239 miles1077 nmNortheast NE
Mazatlan *Mon 8:34 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 7:34 AM2186 km1358 miles1180 nmNorth N
San Francisco *Mon 7:34 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmNorth N
PhoenixMon 7:34 AM2231 km1386 miles1204 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Mon 7:34 AM2293 km1425 miles1238 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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