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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: 100%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 11' North
Longitude: 129° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.51 meters/second, 1517.4 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.3 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.72 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.1"942.64 miwest0° 02' 51.4"3.28 minorth942.50 mi
24 hours11° 38' 33.7"756.06 mieast0° 42' 22.6"48.59 minorth755.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaWed 12:14 AM1862 km1157 miles1005 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoWed 12:14 AM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 12:14 AM1908 km1185 miles1030 nmNortheast NE
MexicaliWed 12:14 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Wed 12:14 AM2047 km1272 miles1105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoWed 12:14 AM2072 km1287 miles1119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 1:14 AM2134 km1326 miles1152 nmEast-northeast ENE
SacramentoWed 12:14 AM2187 km1359 miles1181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasWed 12:14 AM2267 km1409 miles1224 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 1:14 AM2282 km1418 miles1232 nmNortheast NE
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