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 13:20:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 8, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||112° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.41 meters/second, 1506.3 km/hour, 935.9 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' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 33.4"||935.68 mi||west||0° 00' 26.3"||0.50 mi||north||935.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 50.8"||763.03 mi||east||0° 17' 15.3"||19.79 mi||south||764.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Sat 7:20 AM||710 km||441 miles||384 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 8:20 AM||807 km||502 miles||436 nm|| E|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:20 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sat 8:20 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| E|
|Chihuahua *||Sat 7:20 AM||1075 km||668 miles||580 nm|| NE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sat 8:20 AM||1107 km||688 miles||598 nm|| E|
|Leon *||Sat 8:20 AM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| E|
|Tucson||Sat 6:20 AM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| N|
|San Luis Potosi *||Sat 8:20 AM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| E|
|Mexicali *||Sat 6:20 AM||1288 km||800 miles||696 nm|| N|
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