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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: 37%
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 Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 11' North
Longitude: 123° 33' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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"969.21 miwest0° 07' 59.9"9.17 misouth969.56 mi
24 hours11° 34' 20.7"772.64 mieast3° 33' 24.3"244.53 misouth816.11 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 AM2006 km1247 miles1083 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 8:10 AM2008 km1248 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Tue 8:10 AM2032 km1262 miles1097 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Tue 8:10 AM2046 km1272 miles1105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Tue 8:10 AM2099 km1304 miles1133 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Tue 8:10 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Guadalajara *Tue 10:10 AM2222 km1381 miles1200 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 8:10 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Aguascalientes *Tue 10:10 AM2359 km1466 miles1274 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Tue 8:10 AM2459 km1528 miles1328 nmNorth N
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