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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 15:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 57' North, Longitude: 137° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.14 meters/second, 1537.7 km/hour, 955.5 miles/hour or 830.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.93 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 misouth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 30' 54.9"955.28 miwest0° 05' 57.1"6.82 misouth955.57 mi
24 hours11° 36' 15.9"763.78 mieast2° 46' 57.5"191.36 misouth792.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluMon 5:20 AM2158 km1341 miles1165 nmWest-northwest WNW
Tijuana *Mon 8:20 AM2618 km1627 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Mon 8:20 AM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Mon 8:20 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Mon 8:20 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Mon 8:20 AM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiTue 5:20 AM2797 km1738 miles1511 nmSouthwest SW
HermosilloMon 8:20 AM2974 km1848 miles1606 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Mon 8:20 AM2986 km1856 miles1612 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixMon 8:20 AM3068 km1906 miles1656 nmNortheast NE
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