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 13:20:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.89 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 30.7"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.4"||943.50 mi||west||0° 03' 31.4"||4.04 mi||south||943.69 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 15.3"||758.84 mi||east||1° 50' 41.8"||126.91 mi||south||773.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Sun 6:20 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Sun 6:20 AM||1426 km||886 miles||770 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Sun 6:20 AM||1443 km||896 miles||779 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Sun 7:20 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| ENE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 6:20 AM||1479 km||919 miles||799 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 6:20 AM||1570 km||976 miles||848 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Sun 6:20 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Sun 8:20 AM||1762 km||1095 miles||951 nm|| E|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 6:20 AM||1856 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Sun 8:20 AM||1874 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| E|
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