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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 QuarterThursday, December 20, 2012 at 5:19 AM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 54' North, Longitude: 133° 46' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.14 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.74 miwest0° 00' 03.3"0.07 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 48.9"944.07 miwest0° 03' 28.8"3.99 misouth944.25 mi
24 hours11° 36' 05.1"754.72 mieast1° 48' 50.7"124.79 misouth769.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaFri 12:52 AM2176 km1352 miles1175 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoFri 12:52 AM2178 km1353 miles1176 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesFri 12:52 AM2191 km1362 miles1183 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Fri 12:52 AM2249 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoFri 12:52 AM2263 km1406 miles1222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliFri 12:52 AM2304 km1431 miles1244 nmNortheast NE
SacramentoFri 12:52 AM2384 km1481 miles1287 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluThu 10:52 PM2514 km1562 miles1357 nmWest W
HermosilloFri 1:52 AM2518 km1564 miles1359 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las VegasFri 12:52 AM2556 km1588 miles1380 nmNortheast NE
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