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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: 93%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:47 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 23' North, Longitude: 125° 27' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.67 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.80 miwest0° 00' 04.2"0.08 misouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 31' 08.6"947.45 miwest0° 04' 13.1"4.84 misouth947.66 mi
24 hours11° 27' 05.8"747.36 mieast2° 05' 25.8"143.78 misouth765.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSat 2:22 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoSat 2:22 AM1693 km1052 miles914 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSat 2:22 AM1775 km1103 miles958 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSat 2:22 AM1775 km1103 miles959 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSat 3:22 AM1818 km1130 miles982 nmNortheast NE
MazatlanSat 3:22 AM2019 km1254 miles1090 nmEast-northeast ENE
San Jose (USA)Sat 2:22 AM2020 km1255 miles1091 nmNorth N
PhoenixSat 3:22 AM2048 km1272 miles1106 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSat 2:22 AM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmNorth N
Las VegasSat 2:22 AM2113 km1313 miles1141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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