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 14:20:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 6, 2012 at 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||146° 26' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.40 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 42.8"||937.92 mi||west||0° 01' 17.1"||1.48 mi||south||937.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 35.5"||756.91 mi||east||0° 57' 50.6"||66.32 mi||south||762.19 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 4:20 AM||1187 km||738 miles||641 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sun 4:20 AM||2415 km||1500 miles||1304 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco *||Sat 7:20 AM||2973 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 7:20 AM||3129 km||1944 miles||1689 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Sat 3:20 AM||3227 km||2005 miles||1743 nm|| WNW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 7:20 AM||3474 km||2158 miles||1876 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sat 7:20 AM||3657 km||2272 miles||1975 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle *||Sat 7:20 AM||3670 km||2281 miles||1982 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 7:20 AM||3679 km||2286 miles||1986 nm|| ENE|
|Vancouver *||Sat 7:20 AM||3766 km||2340 miles||2034 nm|| NNE|
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