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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: 71%

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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 34' North, Longitude: 121° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.09 meters/second, 1591.5 km/hour, 988.9 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.4"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.18 misouth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 32' 26.3"988.84 miwest0° 09' 42.6"11.12 misouth989.16 mi
24 hours11° 01' 05.1"749.32 mieast4° 06' 53.8"282.81 misouth804.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanTue 5:24 AM2128 km1323 miles1149 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraTue 6:24 AM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloTue 5:24 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesTue 6:24 AM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
AcapulcoTue 6:24 AM2432 km1511 miles1313 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaTue 4:24 AM2476 km1539 miles1337 nmNorth N
San DiegoTue 4:24 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorth N
MexicaliTue 4:24 AM2523 km1567 miles1362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexico CityTue 6:24 AM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmEast-northeast ENE
Los AngelesTue 4:24 AM2622 km1630 miles1416 nmNorth N
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