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, July 14, 2012 at 17:08:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, July 14, 2012 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 47' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 03' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.78 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 50.6"||938.74 mi||west||0° 03' 11.1"||3.65 mi||north||938.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 47' 51.9"||763.14 mi||east||0° 49' 21.3"||56.60 mi||north||763.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 10:08 AM||1834 km||1140 miles||990 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 10:08 AM||1839 km||1142 miles||993 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 10:08 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1011 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 10:08 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 10:08 AM||1997 km||1241 miles||1078 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 10:08 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 10:08 AM||2130 km||1324 miles||1150 nm|| ENE|
|Sacramento *||Sat 10:08 AM||2136 km||1327 miles||1153 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 10:08 AM||2234 km||1388 miles||1206 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 10:08 AM||2262 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| NE|
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