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 30, 2012 at 02:14:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, March 30, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.96 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 29.8"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 50.7"||934.67 mi||west||0° 02' 53.0"||3.31 mi||south||934.82 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 41.9"||778.79 mi||east||1° 38' 36.5"||113.07 mi||south||791.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Thu 7:14 PM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Thu 7:14 PM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 7:14 PM||1825 km||1134 miles||985 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 7:14 PM||1910 km||1187 miles||1032 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Thu 7:14 PM||1944 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 7:14 PM||1967 km||1223 miles||1062 nm|| NNE|
|Oakland *||Thu 7:14 PM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento *||Thu 7:14 PM||2083 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:14 PM||2097 km||1303 miles||1132 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 7:14 PM||2187 km||1359 miles||1181 nm|| NE|
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