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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 08:16:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 08:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 32' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.92 meters/second, 1490.1 km/hour, 925.9 miles/hour or 804.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 29.0"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||north||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 03.0"||925.59 mi||west||0° 00' 33.2"||0.64 mi||north||925.56 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 43.9"||796.46 mi||east||0° 18' 43.0"||21.46 mi||south||797.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sat 12:16 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Sat 12:16 AM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 12:16 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali||Sat 12:16 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sat 12:16 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 12:16 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| NNE|
|Oakland||Sat 12:16 AM||1824 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento||Sat 12:16 AM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 1:16 AM||1978 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 12:16 AM||2038 km||1266 miles||1101 nm|| NE|
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