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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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 13:34:00 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: 55%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' North, Longitude: 119° 23' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.81 meters/second, 1576.1 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.7"0.17 misouth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.5"979.18 miwest0° 08' 51.8"10.16 misouth979.52 mi
24 hours11° 15' 08.9"758.30 mieast3° 50' 38.3"264.21 misouth808.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 6:34 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 7:34 AM1903 km1182 miles1028 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 6:34 AM1975 km1227 miles1066 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 7:34 AM2057 km1278 miles1111 nmEast-northeast ENE
AcapulcoTue 7:34 AM2133 km1325 miles1152 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaTue 5:34 AM2171 km1349 miles1172 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 5:34 AM2190 km1361 miles1182 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 5:34 AM2206 km1371 miles1191 nmNorth N
Mexico CityTue 7:34 AM2274 km1413 miles1228 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 5:34 AM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNorth N

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