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 13:30:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 7, 2012 at 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||127° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.45 meters/second, 1513.6 km/hour, 940.5 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' 58.9"||940.25 mi||west||0° 02' 45.8"||3.17 mi||north||940.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 39.2"||757.54 mi||east||0° 39' 38.8"||45.46 mi||north||757.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:30 AM||1660 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:30 AM||1668 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:30 AM||1729 km||1074 miles||934 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:30 AM||1767 km||1098 miles||954 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:30 AM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 6:30 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:30 AM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| NNE|
|Oakland *||Fri 6:30 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:30 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 6:30 AM||2067 km||1284 miles||1116 nm|| NNE|
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