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 Friday, March 2, 2012 at 02:38:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 2, 2012 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||22° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||116° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.50 meters/second, 1495.8 km/hour, 929.4 miles/hour or 807.7 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' 29.3"||15.49 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 24.5"||929.14 mi||west||0° 01' 12.3"||1.38 mi||south||929.21 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 00.4"||789.86 mi||east||1° 00' 00.5"||68.82 mi||south||795.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:38 PM||985 km||612 miles||532 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan||Thu 7:38 PM||1094 km||679 miles||590 nm|| E|
|Tijuana||Thu 6:38 PM||1162 km||722 miles||627 nm|| N|
|San Diego||Thu 6:38 PM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| N|
|Mexicali||Thu 6:38 PM||1183 km||735 miles||639 nm|| N|
|Puerto Vallarta||Thu 8:38 PM||1229 km||764 miles||664 nm|| E|
|Tucson||Thu 7:38 PM||1274 km||792 miles||688 nm|| NNE|
|Long Beach||Thu 6:38 PM||1305 km||811 miles||705 nm|| N|
|Chihuahua||Thu 7:38 PM||1317 km||818 miles||711 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 6:38 PM||1336 km||830 miles||721 nm|| N|
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