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 13:00:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 5, 2012 at 13:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||138° 47' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.48 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 51.3"||938.09 mi||west||0° 01' 11.6"||1.37 mi||north||938.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 26.4"||755.68 mi||east||0° 01' 42.2"||1.95 mi||north||755.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:00 AM||1981 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:00 AM||2445 km||1519 miles||1320 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Fri 6:00 AM||2446 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:00 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1344 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 6:00 AM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 6:00 AM||2513 km||1561 miles||1357 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 6:00 AM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 6:00 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1432 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:00 AM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:00 AM||2913 km||1810 miles||1573 nm|| SW|
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