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 Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 19, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 20' ||North|
|Longitude: ||121° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.73 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 32.0"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.6"||954.34 mi||west||0° 06' 01.4"||6.91 mi||north||954.09 mi|
|24 hours||11° 22' 54.2"||747.50 mi||east||2° 01' 09.4"||138.90 mi||north||755.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sat 12:06 PM||1592 km||989 miles||859 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Sat 12:06 PM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 1:06 PM||1647 km||1023 miles||889 nm|| ENE|
|San Diego *||Sat 12:06 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 12:06 PM||1692 km||1051 miles||914 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 12:06 PM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 2:06 PM||1908 km||1186 miles||1030 nm|| E|
|Phoenix||Sat 12:06 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 2:06 PM||2030 km||1262 miles||1096 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 12:06 PM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NNE|
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