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 12:10:00 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 12:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 41' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.53 meters/second, 1510.3 km/hour, 938.5 miles/hour or 815.5 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' 01.2"||0.03 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.7"||938.21 mi||west||0° 01' 16.5"||1.46 mi||north||938.14 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 19.0"||755.64 mi||east||0° 03' 39.6"||4.20 mi||north||755.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Fri 5:10 AM||1609 km||1000 miles||869 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 5:10 AM||1617 km||1005 miles||873 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:10 AM||1679 km||1043 miles||907 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 5:10 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:10 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Fri 5:10 AM||1882 km||1170 miles||1016 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:10 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| NNE|
|Oakland *||Fri 5:10 AM||1923 km||1195 miles||1038 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:10 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 5:10 AM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| NNE|
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