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, October 6, 2012 at 12:20:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||117° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.30 meters/second, 1509.5 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.1 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"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 43.1"||937.69 mi||west||0° 01' 05.4"||1.25 mi||south||937.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 39.8"||756.80 mi||east||0° 53' 09.9"||60.96 mi||south||761.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:20 AM||1111 km||690 miles||600 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 6:20 AM||1162 km||722 miles||628 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sat 7:20 AM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| E|
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:20 AM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:20 AM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:20 AM||1312 km||815 miles||708 nm|| N|
|Tucson||Sat 5:20 AM||1405 km||873 miles||758 nm|| NNE|
|Long Beach *||Sat 5:20 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| N|
|Chihuahua *||Sat 6:20 AM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:20 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| N|
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