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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 15:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 17° 59' North
Longitude: 132° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.06 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.8"955.10 miwest0° 05' 55.3"6.79 misouth955.39 mi
24 hours11° 36' 18.7"763.69 mieast2° 46' 16.2"190.57 misouth792.60 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 8:00 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 8:00 AM2258 km1403 miles1219 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 8:00 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Mon 8:00 AM2374 km1475 miles1282 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 8:00 AM2392 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 8:00 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Mon 8:00 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 8:00 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Mon 8:00 AM2652 km1648 miles1432 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluMon 5:00 AM2657 km1651 miles1435 nmWest-northwest WNW
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