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 Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 13:20:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 9, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 43' ||North|
|Longitude: ||116° 49' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.26 meters/second, 1541.7 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 00.7"||957.78 mi||west||0° 06' 19.5"||7.25 mi||north||957.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 19' 49.5"||746.76 mi||east||2° 08' 47.0"||147.64 mi||north||756.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Thu 7:20 AM||1244 km||773 miles||672 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Thu 8:20 AM||1259 km||783 miles||680 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:20 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Thu 8:20 AM||1453 km||903 miles||785 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Thu 8:20 AM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Thu 8:20 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Thu 6:20 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Thu 6:20 AM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Thu 6:20 AM||1663 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| N|
|San Luis Potosi *||Thu 8:20 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||933 nm|| ENE|
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