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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: 44%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, November 7, 2012 at 12:36 AM
Next phaseNew MoonTuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 02' North
Longitude: 122° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.55 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 misouth16.55 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.9"992.69 miwest0° 10' 25.3"11.94 misouth993.00 mi
24 hours11° 20' 32.3"774.91 mieast4° 23' 54.0"302.27 misouth835.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanWed 7:34 AM2358 km1465 miles1273 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraWed 8:34 AM2465 km1532 miles1331 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 7:34 AM2546 km1582 miles1375 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesWed 8:34 AM2624 km1630 miles1417 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoWed 8:34 AM2638 km1639 miles1424 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mexico CityWed 8:34 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesWed 6:34 AM2811 km1747 miles1518 nmNorth N
PhoenixWed 7:34 AM2924 km1817 miles1579 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasWed 6:34 AM3103 km1928 miles1676 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 6:34 AM3183 km1978 miles1719 nmNorth N
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