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 Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 07:20:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 8, 2012 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 26' ||North|
|Longitude: ||121° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.78 meters/second, 1500.4 km/hour, 932.3 miles/hour or 810.1 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' 28.2"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 20.1"||932.02 mi||west||0° 04' 03.0"||4.64 mi||south||932.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 43.0"||813.36 mi||east||2° 09' 11.3"||148.13 mi||south||832.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sat 11:20 PM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego||Sat 11:20 PM||1330 km||826 miles||718 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 12:20 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali||Sat 11:20 PM||1388 km||863 miles||750 nm|| NNE|
|Long Beach||Sat 11:20 PM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 11:20 PM||1440 km||895 miles||777 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan||Sun 12:20 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| E|
|Phoenix||Sun 12:20 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||883 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 11:20 PM||1750 km||1087 miles||945 nm|| NNE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sat 11:20 PM||1763 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| N|
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