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 13:08:00 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 13:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||140° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.47 meters/second, 1510.1 km/hour, 938.3 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"||938.07 mi||west||0° 01' 10.9"||1.35 mi||north||938.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 27.4"||755.69 mi||east||0° 01' 23.3"||1.59 mi||north||755.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 3:08 AM||1781 km||1106 miles||961 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Fri 6:08 AM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Fri 6:08 AM||2574 km||1600 miles||1390 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 6:08 AM||2646 km||1644 miles||1429 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sat 3:08 AM||2773 km||1723 miles||1497 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 6:08 AM||3002 km||1866 miles||1621 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 6:08 AM||3127 km||1943 miles||1688 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Fri 6:08 AM||3146 km||1955 miles||1699 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle *||Fri 6:08 AM||3394 km||2109 miles||1832 nm|| NNE|
|Salt Lake City *||Fri 7:08 AM||3503 km||2176 miles||1891 nm|| NE|
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