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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, October 8, 2012 at 3:04:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 47%

Previous phaseThird QuarterMonday, October 8, 2012 at 7:35 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, October 15, 2012 at 12:04 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 59' North, Longitude: 133° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.07 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.2 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"955.06 miWest0° 05' 55.6"6.79 miSouth955.35 mi
24 hours11° 36' 18.2"763.65 miEast2° 46' 22.1"190.67 miSouth792.59 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 8:04 AM2302 km1430 miles1243 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 8:04 AM2307 km1433 miles1245 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 8:04 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Mon 8:04 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 8:04 AM2425 km1507 miles1310 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Mon 8:04 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Mon 8:04 AM2561 km1591 miles1383 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluMon 5:04 AM2585 km1606 miles1396 nmWest-northwest WNW
HermosilloMon 8:04 AM2597 km1614 miles1402 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Mon 8:04 AM2698 km1676 miles1457 nmNortheast NE

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