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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: 94%
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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 31' North
Longitude: 123° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.68 miwest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 minorth15.68 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.7"940.53 miwest0° 02' 06.8"2.42 minorth940.43 mi
24 hours11° 38' 58.1"754.89 mieast0° 24' 09.0"27.69 minorth754.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Thu 2:52 AM1480 km919 miles799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Thu 2:52 AM1492 km927 miles806 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Thu 2:52 AM1564 km972 miles844 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 2:52 AM1581 km983 miles854 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Thu 2:52 AM1587 km986 miles857 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanThu 2:52 AM1791 km1113 miles967 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixThu 2:52 AM1825 km1134 miles986 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA) *Thu 2:52 AM1871 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Thu 2:52 AM1913 km1189 miles1033 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Thu 2:52 AM1915 km1190 miles1034 nmNorth N
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