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, March 25, 2012 at 23:20:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 25, 2012 at 23:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 34' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.61 meters/second, 1543.0 km/hour, 958.8 miles/hour or 833.2 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' 32.2"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.7"||0.13 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 14.7"||958.56 mi||west||0° 06' 43.8"||7.72 mi||north||958.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 26.8"||742.36 mi||east||2° 18' 54.8"||159.25 mi||north||754.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sun 4:20 PM||2416 km||1501 miles||1304 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sun 4:20 PM||2419 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 4:20 PM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sun 1:20 PM||2477 km||1539 miles||1337 nm|| WNW|
|San Jose *||Sun 4:20 PM||2514 km||1562 miles||1357 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 4:20 PM||2529 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 4:20 PM||2539 km||1578 miles||1371 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Sun 4:20 PM||2649 km||1646 miles||1430 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 4:20 PM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 4:20 PM||2805 km||1743 miles||1515 nm|| NE|
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