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 Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 13:10:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 00' ||North|
|Longitude: ||117° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.86 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.0 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' 30.7"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.4"||943.45 mi||west||0° 03' 30.6"||4.02 mi||south||943.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 16.8"||758.82 mi||east||1° 50' 19.3"||126.48 mi||south||773.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sun 6:10 AM||1219 km||757 miles||658 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Sun 7:10 AM||1230 km||764 miles||664 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Sun 8:10 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| E|
|Tijuana *||Sun 6:10 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Sun 6:10 AM||1410 km||876 miles||762 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Sun 6:10 AM||1420 km||882 miles||767 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara *||Sun 8:10 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| E|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 6:10 AM||1558 km||968 miles||841 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Sun 6:10 AM||1594 km||991 miles||861 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sun 8:10 AM||1624 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| E|
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