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 13:30:00 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.36 meters/second, 1509.7 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 42.9"||937.82 mi||west||0° 01' 12.3"||1.38 mi||south||937.89 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 37.5"||756.87 mi||east||0° 55' 53.7"||64.09 mi||south||761.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sat 6:30 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 6:30 AM||2147 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 6:30 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Sat 6:30 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sat 6:30 AM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sat 6:30 AM||2278 km||1416 miles||1230 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Sat 6:30 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1250 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Sat 3:30 AM||2441 km||1517 miles||1318 nm|| W|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 6:30 AM||2515 km||1563 miles||1358 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 6:30 AM||2521 km||1567 miles||1361 nm|| ENE|
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