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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 3:10:00 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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 58' North, Longitude: 134° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.09 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 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' 54.9"955.11 miWest0° 05' 56.1"6.80 miSouth955.40 mi
24 hours11° 36' 17.4"763.68 miEast2° 46' 34.5"190.91 miSouth792.67 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 8:10 AM2409 km1497 miles1301 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 8:10 AM2412 km1499 miles1302 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 8:10 AM2431 km1511 miles1313 nmNortheast NE
HonoluluMon 5:10 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Jose *Mon 8:10 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 8:10 AM2510 km1559 miles1355 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Mon 8:10 AM2536 km1576 miles1369 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Mon 8:10 AM2628 km1633 miles1419 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 8:10 AM2728 km1695 miles1473 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Mon 8:10 AM2796 km1737 miles1509 nmNortheast NE

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