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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: 97%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:46 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 37' North
Longitude: 130° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.67 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.67 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.7"939.73 miwest0° 01' 55.7"2.21 misouth939.83 mi
24 hours11° 37' 14.8"752.52 mieast1° 12' 24.8"83.03 misouth759.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaFri 1:52 AM1851 km1150 miles999 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 1:52 AM1855 km1153 miles1002 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 1:52 AM1890 km1174 miles1021 nmNortheast NE
MexicaliFri 1:52 AM1970 km1224 miles1064 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Fri 1:52 AM2015 km1252 miles1088 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoFri 1:52 AM2039 km1267 miles1101 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloFri 2:52 AM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmEast-northeast ENE
SacramentoFri 1:52 AM2155 km1339 miles1163 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las VegasFri 1:52 AM2251 km1399 miles1216 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixFri 2:52 AM2277 km1415 miles1229 nmNortheast NE
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