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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 2:10:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 54%

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 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 58' North, Longitude: 128° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.97 meters/second, 1576.7 km/hour, 979.7 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.33 miWest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 miSouth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.7"979.53 miWest0° 08' 54.3"10.20 miSouth979.87 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.1"758.59 miEast3° 51' 32.4"265.24 miSouth808.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaTue 6:10 AM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoTue 6:10 AM2455 km1525 miles1325 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:10 AM2516 km1563 miles1358 nmNortheast NE
MexicaliTue 6:10 AM2531 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 6:10 AM2539 km1578 miles1371 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanTue 7:10 AM2555 km1588 miles1380 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixTue 7:10 AM2791 km1734 miles1507 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoTue 6:10 AM2806 km1744 miles1515 nmNorth N
Las VegasTue 6:10 AM2875 km1787 miles1553 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 8:10 AM3174 km1972 miles1714 nmEast-northeast ENE

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