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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 2:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' North, Longitude: 131° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.03 meters/second, 1576.9 km/hour, 979.8 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"979.67 miWest0° 08' 55.4"10.22 miSouth980.01 mi
24 hours11° 15' 10.7"758.70 miEast3° 51' 53.2"265.64 miSouth808.83 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 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoTue 6:24 AM2633 km1636 miles1422 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesTue 6:24 AM2696 km1675 miles1456 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloTue 7:24 AM2776 km1725 miles1499 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoTue 6:24 AM2897 km1800 miles1564 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluTue 4:24 AM2950 km1833 miles1593 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixTue 7:24 AM3007 km1869 miles1624 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasTue 6:24 AM3047 km1893 miles1645 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KiritimatiWed 4:24 AM3100 km1926 miles1674 nmWest-southwest WSW
Mexico CityTue 8:24 AM3528 km2192 miles1905 nmEast-northeast ENE

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