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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 10:23 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, January 5, 2013 at 3:59 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, December 30, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 16' North, Longitude: 132° 17' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.54 meters/second, 1560.7 km/hour, 969.8 miles/hour or 842.7 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' 47.3"969.60 miwest0° 07' 40.1"8.79 misouth969.93 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.4"746.61 mieast3° 22' 49.4"232.39 misouth787.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TijuanaSun 2:22 AM2457 km1527 miles1327 nmNortheast NE
San DiegoSun 2:22 AM2464 km1531 miles1330 nmNortheast NE
Los AngelesSun 2:22 AM2512 km1561 miles1356 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MexicaliSun 2:22 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNortheast NE
San Jose (USA)Sun 2:22 AM2651 km1647 miles1432 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloSun 3:22 AM2669 km1658 miles1441 nmNortheast NE
San FranciscoSun 2:22 AM2675 km1662 miles1444 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HonoluluSun 12:22 AM2782 km1729 miles1502 nmWest-northwest WNW
PhoenixSun 3:22 AM2862 km1778 miles1545 nmNortheast NE
Las VegasSun 2:22 AM2870 km1783 miles1549 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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