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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: 82%

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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 20' North, Longitude: 122° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.08 meters/second, 1515.9 km/hour, 941.9 miles/hour or 818.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.70 miwest0° 00' 02.5"0.05 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.4"941.63 miwest0° 02' 40.0"3.06 misouth941.77 mi
24 hours11° 33' 48.2"750.19 mieast1° 29' 42.0"102.83 misouth760.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Tijuana *Sat 4:26 AM1465 km910 miles791 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Diego *Sat 4:26 AM1479 km919 miles798 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 4:26 AM1529 km950 miles826 nmNortheast NE
Mexicali *Sat 4:26 AM1542 km958 miles833 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los Angeles *Sat 4:26 AM1582 km983 miles854 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanSat 4:26 AM1711 km1063 miles924 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSat 4:26 AM1793 km1114 miles968 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 4:26 AM1887 km1172 miles1019 nmNorth N
Las Vegas *Sat 4:26 AM1899 km1180 miles1026 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 4:26 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmNorth N
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