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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: 88%
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 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 55' North
Longitude: 137° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 00.3"0.01 misouth15.64 mi
1 hour14° 30' 49.6"937.94 miwest0° 00' 22.3"0.43 misouth937.96 mi
24 hours11° 39' 04.2"753.04 mieast0° 35' 39.0"40.88 misouth755.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluFri 1:36 AM2163 km1344 miles1168 nmWest W
San Jose *Fri 4:36 AM2335 km1451 miles1261 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Fri 4:36 AM2338 km1453 miles1262 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Fri 4:36 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Fri 4:36 AM2362 km1468 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
Tijuana *Fri 4:36 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Fri 4:36 AM2461 km1529 miles1329 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Fri 4:36 AM2500 km1554 miles1350 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Fri 4:36 AM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloFri 4:36 AM2774 km1724 miles1498 nmEast-northeast ENE
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