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 Monday, April 30, 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 30, 2012 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 28' ||North|
|Longitude: ||118° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.39 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 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' 30.8"||16.46 mi||west||0° 00' 10.8"||0.21 mi||south||16.46 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 47.2"||987.27 mi||west||0° 10' 51.6"||12.44 mi||south||987.64 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 01.2"||798.22 mi||east||4° 37' 16.0"||317.60 mi||south||863.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Sun 8:38 PM||1929 km||1199 miles||1041 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Sun 9:38 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco *||Sun 9:38 PM||2157 km||1340 miles||1165 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sun 9:38 PM||2164 km||1345 miles||1168 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:38 PM||2215 km||1376 miles||1196 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City *||Sun 9:38 PM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Sun 7:38 PM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Sun 7:38 PM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Sun 7:38 PM||2479 km||1541 miles||1339 nm|| N|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:38 PM||2612 km||1623 miles||1411 nm|| N|
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