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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 = Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 8:46:00 AM.

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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: 98%

Previous phaseFull MoonMonday, October 29, 2012 at 7:51 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, October 31, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 07' North, Longitude: 118° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.46 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"15.82 miWest0° 00' 04.5"0.09 miNorth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.8"949.18 miWest0° 04' 25.7"5.08 miNorth948.98 mi
24 hours11° 32' 09.6"754.06 miEast1° 21' 10.9"93.07 miNorth756.65 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 AM1361 km846 miles735 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanWed 1:46 AM1364 km847 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
Puerto VallartaWed 2:46 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmEast E
Tijuana *Wed 1:46 AM1496 km929 miles808 nmNorth N
San Diego *Wed 1:46 AM1515 km941 miles818 nmNorth N
Mexicali *Wed 1:46 AM1535 km954 miles829 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraWed 2:46 AM1627 km1011 miles879 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Wed 1:46 AM1655 km1028 miles894 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 1:46 AM1723 km1070 miles930 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 2:46 AM1749 km1087 miles944 nmEast-northeast ENE

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