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 Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:06:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||109° 35' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 30.6"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.7"||935.69 mi||west||0° 00' 27.7"||0.53 mi||north||935.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 47.3"||762.98 mi||east||0° 16' 41.4"||19.14 mi||south||763.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cabo San Lucas *||Sat 7:06 AM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| N|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 7:06 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 8:06 AM||458 km||284 miles||247 nm|| E|
|Tepic *||Sat 7:06 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| E|
|Colima *||Sat 8:06 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| ESE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 8:06 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| E|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 8:06 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| E|
|Leon *||Sat 8:06 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| E|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:06 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| N|
|Chihuahua *||Sat 7:06 AM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| NNE|
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