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 Friday, September 7, 2012 at 13:16:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.48 meters/second, 1513.7 km/hour, 940.6 miles/hour or 817.3 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' 30.9"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 59.1"||940.32 mi||west||0° 02' 47.1"||3.20 mi||north||940.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 33.2"||757.49 mi||east||0° 40' 11.6"||46.09 mi||north||757.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:16 AM||1484 km||922 miles||801 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:16 AM||1496 km||929 miles||808 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:16 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:16 AM||1589 km||987 miles||858 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:16 AM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 7:16 AM||1808 km||1124 miles||976 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:16 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 6:16 AM||1868 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| N|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:16 AM||1912 km||1188 miles||1032 nm|| N|
|Oakland *||Fri 6:16 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| N|
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