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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:10:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonFriday, December 28, 2012 at 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 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° 22' 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' 47.0"969.47 miWest0° 07' 39.2"8.77 miSouth969.81 mi
24 hours11° 11' 20.3"746.62 miEast3° 22' 30.5"232.03 miSouth787.14 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 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San DiegoSun 2:10 AM2290 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesSun 2:10 AM2359 km1466 miles1273 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 2:10 AM2381 km1480 miles1286 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 3:10 AM2430 km1510 miles1312 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 2:10 AM2551 km1585 miles1378 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MazatlanSun 3:10 AM2563 km1593 miles1384 nmEast-northeast ENE
San FranciscoSun 2:10 AM2584 km1605 miles1395 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PhoenixSun 3:10 AM2660 km1653 miles1436 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 2:10 AM2706 km1682 miles1461 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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