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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: 54%

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 Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' North, Longitude: 131° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.04 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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"979.75 miwest0° 08' 55.4"10.23 misouth980.09 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.7"758.77 mieast3° 51' 54.9"265.69 misouth808.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaTue 6:24 AM2641 km1641 miles1426 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoTue 6:24 AM2649 km1646 miles1430 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 6:24 AM2710 km1684 miles1463 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:24 AM2796 km1737 miles1510 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:24 AM2904 km1804 miles1568 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 4:24 AM2923 km1816 miles1578 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 7:24 AM3026 km1880 miles1634 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:24 AM3061 km1902 miles1653 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 4:24 AM3072 km1909 miles1659 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityTue 8:24 AM3557 km2210 miles1920 nmEast-northeast ENE
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