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, January 7, 2012 at 06:06:00 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: 96%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 7, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||116° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.85 meters/second, 1489.9 km/hour, 925.8 miles/hour or 804.5 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' 28.6"||15.43 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.43 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 34.3"||925.45 mi||west||0° 01' 02.3"||1.19 mi||south||925.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 03.3"||807.78 mi||east||0° 57' 53.4"||66.39 mi||south||813.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Fri 11:06 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 11:06 PM||1037 km||645 miles||560 nm|| E|
|Tijuana||Fri 10:06 PM||1116 km||694 miles||603 nm|| N|
|Mexicali||Fri 10:06 PM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| N|
|San Diego||Fri 10:06 PM||1137 km||707 miles||614 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta||Sat 12:06 AM||1184 km||736 miles||640 nm|| E|
|Tucson||Fri 11:06 PM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| NNE|
|Chihuahua||Fri 11:06 PM||1249 km||776 miles||674 nm|| NE|
|Long Beach||Fri 10:06 PM||1264 km||785 miles||683 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Fri 11:06 PM||1292 km||803 miles||697 nm|| NNE|
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