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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: 92%

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 Monday, December 31, 2012 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 54' North, Longitude: 120° 53' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.97 meters/second, 1583.9 km/hour, 984.2 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.40 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 misouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 32' 16.2"984.10 miwest0° 09' 14.4"10.59 misouth984.44 mi
24 hours11° 01' 49.8"746.72 mieast3° 56' 23.6"270.80 misouth798.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MazatlanMon 3:20 AM1979 km1230 miles1068 nmNortheast NE
GuadalajaraMon 4:20 AM2107 km1309 miles1138 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloMon 3:20 AM2162 km1343 miles1167 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AguascalientesMon 4:20 AM2262 km1406 miles1221 nmEast-northeast ENE
TijuanaMon 2:20 AM2320 km1441 miles1252 nmNorth N
AcapulcoMon 4:20 AM2323 km1443 miles1254 nmEast-northeast ENE
San DiegoMon 2:20 AM2337 km1452 miles1262 nmNorth N
MexicaliMon 2:20 AM2364 km1469 miles1276 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Los AngelesMon 2:20 AM2468 km1534 miles1333 nmNorth N
Mexico CityMon 4:20 AM2473 km1536 miles1335 nmEast-northeast ENE
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