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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: 98%
Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 19° 07' North
Longitude: 119° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.45 meters/second, 1528.0 km/hour, 949.5 miles/hour or 825.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"15.83 miwest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 minorth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"949.24 miwest0° 04' 25.5"5.07 minorth949.04 mi
24 hours11° 32' 10.1"754.11 mieast1° 21' 08.5"93.03 minorth756.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloWed 1:46 AM1375 km854 miles742 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 1:46 AM1390 km864 miles751 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaWed 2:46 AM1459 km907 miles788 nmEast E
Tijuana *Wed 1:46 AM1500 km932 miles810 nmNorth N
San Diego *Wed 1:46 AM1518 km943 miles820 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Wed 1:46 AM1541 km957 miles832 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 2:46 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Wed 1:46 AM1656 km1029 miles894 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 1:46 AM1733 km1077 miles936 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 2:46 AM1776 km1103 miles959 nmEast-northeast ENE
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