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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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 12' North
Longitude: 132° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.49 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 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"15.71 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.0"942.59 miwest0° 02' 50.5"3.26 minorth942.45 mi
24 hours11° 38' 36.6"756.07 mieast0° 41' 59.6"48.15 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 12:24 AM2032 km1263 miles1097 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoWed 12:24 AM2035 km1264 miles1099 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesWed 12:24 AM2058 km1279 miles1111 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Wed 12:24 AM2144 km1332 miles1158 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliWed 12:24 AM2156 km1340 miles1164 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoWed 12:24 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SacramentoWed 12:24 AM2281 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 1:24 AM2353 km1462 miles1271 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasWed 12:24 AM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixWed 1:24 AM2469 km1534 miles1333 nmNortheast NE
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