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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:22 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:58 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 129° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.49 meters/second, 1560.6 km/hour, 969.7 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.5"0.15 misouth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.1"969.55 miwest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 misouth969.89 mi
24 hours11° 11' 19.7"746.67 mieast3° 22' 32.2"232.08 misouth787.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSun 2:10 AM2297 km1427 miles1240 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoSun 2:10 AM2306 km1433 miles1245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSun 2:10 AM2372 km1474 miles1281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 2:10 AM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloSun 3:10 AM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 2:10 AM2559 km1590 miles1382 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San FranciscoSun 2:10 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanSun 3:10 AM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmEast-northeast ENE
PhoenixSun 3:10 AM2678 km1664 miles1446 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 2:10 AM2721 km1690 miles1469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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