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, October 5, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||North|
|Longitude: ||118° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.57 meters/second, 1510.5 km/hour, 938.6 miles/hour or 815.6 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' 30.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.3"||0.03 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 52.1"||938.30 mi||west||0° 01' 19.8"||1.53 mi||north||938.23 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 13.8"||755.62 mi||east||0° 04' 59.5"||5.72 mi||north||755.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Fri 4:36 AM||1182 km||734 miles||638 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Fri 5:36 AM||1270 km||789 miles||685 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 4:36 AM||1301 km||808 miles||702 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Fri 4:36 AM||1320 km||820 miles||713 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Fri 4:36 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| NNE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Fri 6:36 AM||1377 km||856 miles||744 nm|| E|
|Long Beach *||Fri 4:36 AM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| N|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 4:36 AM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Fri 4:36 AM||1531 km||951 miles||826 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Fri 6:36 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| E|
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