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, September 6, 2012 at 13:10:00 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: 69%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 6, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.93 meters/second, 1529.7 km/hour, 950.5 miles/hour or 826.0 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' 31.5"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 31.9"||950.30 mi||west||0° 04' 58.9"||5.71 mi||north||950.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 29' 38.2"||752.04 mi||east||1° 34' 48.9"||108.71 mi||north||756.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Thu 6:10 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Thu 6:10 AM||2249 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 6:10 AM||2269 km||1410 miles||1225 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Thu 6:10 AM||2340 km||1454 miles||1263 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 6:10 AM||2355 km||1463 miles||1272 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 6:10 AM||2371 km||1473 miles||1280 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Thu 6:10 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Thu 3:10 AM||2533 km||1574 miles||1367 nm|| W|
|Hermosillo||Thu 6:10 AM||2566 km||1594 miles||1385 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 6:10 AM||2633 km||1636 miles||1422 nm|| NE|
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