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 13:20:00 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: 60%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||124° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.47 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' 59.0"||940.30 mi||west||0° 02' 46.7"||3.19 mi||north||940.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 34.8"||757.50 mi||east||0° 40' 02.3"||45.91 mi||north||757.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:20 AM||1529 km||950 miles||825 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:20 AM||1540 km||957 miles||831 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:20 AM||1621 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:20 AM||1623 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:20 AM||1673 km||1039 miles||903 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 6:20 AM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:20 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 7:20 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1030 nm|| ENE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:20 AM||1919 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| N|
|Oakland *||Fri 6:20 AM||1924 km||1195 miles||1039 nm|| N|
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