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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.32 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 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"||937.74 mi||west||0° 01' 08.0"||1.30 mi||south||937.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 39.0"||756.83 mi||east||0° 54' 10.8"||62.12 mi||south||761.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:46 AM||1447 km||899 miles||781 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:46 AM||1459 km||907 miles||788 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 5:46 AM||1534 km||953 miles||828 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:46 AM||1550 km||963 miles||837 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:46 AM||1569 km||975 miles||847 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Sat 6:46 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:46 AM||1801 km||1119 miles||972 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 5:46 AM||1827 km||1135 miles||987 nm|| N|
|San Francisco *||Sat 5:46 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| N|
|Oakland *||Sat 5:46 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| N|
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