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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: 89%

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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 55' North, Longitude: 119° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.64 miwest0° 00' 00.2"0.00 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"937.90 miwest0° 00' 15.1"0.29 misouth937.92 mi
24 hours11° 39' 13.1"753.17 mieast0° 32' 47.9"37.61 misouth755.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HermosilloFri 3:22 AM1221 km759 miles659 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Fri 3:22 AM1304 km810 miles704 nmNorth N
San Diego *Fri 3:22 AM1322 km821 miles714 nmNorth N
MazatlanFri 3:22 AM1335 km830 miles721 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexicali *Fri 3:22 AM1349 km838 miles728 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Long Beach *Fri 3:22 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth N
Puerto VallartaFri 4:22 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmEast E
Los Angeles *Fri 3:22 AM1458 km906 miles787 nmNorth N
PhoenixFri 3:22 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraFri 4:22 AM1642 km1020 miles886 nmEast E
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