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 02:48:00 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 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.03 meters/second, 1504.9 km/hour, 935.1 miles/hour or 812.6 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"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||south||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 50.5"||934.83 mi||west||0° 02' 56.8"||3.38 mi||south||934.99 mi|
|24 hours||12° 04' 43.9"||778.96 mi||east||1° 40' 02.9"||114.72 mi||south||791.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 4:48 PM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Thu 7:48 PM||2377 km||1477 miles||1284 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Thu 7:48 PM||2378 km||1477 miles||1284 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 7:48 PM||2417 km||1502 miles||1305 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Thu 7:48 PM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Thu 7:48 PM||2439 km||1516 miles||1317 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Thu 7:48 PM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 7:48 PM||2578 km||1602 miles||1392 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 7:48 PM||2777 km||1726 miles||1500 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 7:48 PM||2869 km||1783 miles||1549 nm|| ENE|
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