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 14:00:00 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 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 30.7"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.4"||0.07 mi||south||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.5"||943.74 mi||west||0° 03' 35.3"||4.12 mi||south||943.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 09.5"||758.93 mi||east||1° 52' 11.6"||128.62 mi||south||774.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sun 7:00 AM||1893 km||1176 miles||1022 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sun 7:00 AM||1899 km||1180 miles||1025 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:00 AM||1939 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 7:00 AM||2010 km||1249 miles||1085 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sun 7:00 AM||2077 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:00 AM||2102 km||1306 miles||1135 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:00 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| ENE|
|Sacramento *||Sun 7:00 AM||2217 km||1378 miles||1197 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:00 AM||2299 km||1429 miles||1241 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:00 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| NE|
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