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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 = Tuesday, October 9, 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: 37%

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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 12' North, Longitude: 123° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.16 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.1"969.13 miWest0° 07' 59.9"9.16 miSouth969.48 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.7"772.58 miEast3° 33' 22.2"244.47 miSouth816.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mazatlan *Tue 9:10 AM1981 km1231 miles1070 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 8:10 AM1993 km1238 miles1076 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Tue 8:10 AM2021 km1256 miles1091 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Tue 8:10 AM2037 km1266 miles1100 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Tue 8:10 AM2088 km1298 miles1128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Tue 8:10 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 10:10 AM2195 km1364 miles1185 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 8:10 AM2316 km1439 miles1251 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Tue 10:10 AM2333 km1450 miles1260 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Tue 8:10 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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