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 13:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 58' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.35 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.1 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"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.9"||937.79 mi||west||0° 01' 10.9"||1.36 mi||south||937.86 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.9"||756.85 mi||east||0° 55' 21.0"||63.47 mi||south||761.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 6:16 AM||1889 km||1174 miles||1020 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 6:16 AM||1892 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 6:16 AM||1918 km||1192 miles||1036 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 6:16 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sat 6:16 AM||2020 km||1255 miles||1091 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 6:16 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento *||Sat 6:16 AM||2158 km||1341 miles||1165 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:16 AM||2207 km||1371 miles||1192 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 6:16 AM||2282 km||1418 miles||1232 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 6:16 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1255 nm|| NE|
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