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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 7:50 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 11:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 19' North, Longitude: 127° 47' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.12 meters/second, 1516.0 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.70 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.6"941.79 miwest0° 02' 41.9"3.10 misouth941.93 mi
24 hours11° 33' 41.8"750.20 mieast1° 30' 28.7"103.73 misouth760.85 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 4:46 AM1726 km1073 miles932 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Sat 4:46 AM1734 km1077 miles936 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Sat 4:46 AM1790 km1112 miles966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Sat 4:46 AM1835 km1140 miles991 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSat 4:46 AM1956 km1215 miles1056 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA) *Sat 4:46 AM1972 km1225 miles1065 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Sat 4:46 AM2003 km1245 miles1081 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Sacramento *Sat 4:46 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSat 4:46 AM2130 km1323 miles1150 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Sat 4:46 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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