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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.70 meters/second, 1510.9 km/hour, 938.8 miles/hour or 815.8 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' 30.7"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.6"||938.57 mi||west||0° 03' 08.4"||3.60 mi||north||938.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 10.5"||763.35 mi||east||0° 48' 14.4"||55.32 mi||north||763.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 7:36 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| W|
|San Jose *||Sat 10:36 AM||2332 km||1449 miles||1259 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 10:36 AM||2336 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 10:36 AM||2342 km||1456 miles||1265 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 10:36 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1270 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Sat 10:36 AM||2354 km||1463 miles||1271 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Sat 10:36 AM||2458 km||1527 miles||1327 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 10:36 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 10:36 AM||2705 km||1681 miles||1461 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 10:36 AM||2759 km||1714 miles||1490 nm|| ENE|
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