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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, November 5, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 65%

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 Monday, November 5, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' North, Longitude: 124° 52' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.08 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 31' 37.6"964.59 miwest0° 07' 03.0"8.08 misouth964.91 mi
24 hours11° 17' 55.7"750.30 mieast3° 10' 17.3"218.05 misouth786.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaMon 5:10 AM1966 km1222 miles1062 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoMon 5:10 AM1980 km1230 miles1069 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloMon 6:10 AM2008 km1247 miles1084 nmNortheast NE
MexicaliMon 5:10 AM2045 km1271 miles1104 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesMon 5:10 AM2077 km1290 miles1121 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanMon 6:10 AM2078 km1291 miles1122 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixMon 6:10 AM2295 km1426 miles1239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuadalajaraMon 7:10 AM2322 km1443 miles1254 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA)Mon 5:10 AM2351 km1461 miles1269 nmNorth N
San FranciscoMon 5:10 AM2393 km1487 miles1292 nmNorth N

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