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 14:04:00 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 14:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 52' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.01 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"||943.76 mi||west||0° 03' 35.7"||4.12 mi||south||943.95 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 09.0"||758.93 mi||east||1° 52' 20.6"||128.80 mi||south||774.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sun 7:04 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1058 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sun 7:04 AM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:04 AM||1998 km||1241 miles||1079 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 7:04 AM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sun 7:04 AM||2115 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:04 AM||2137 km||1328 miles||1154 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:04 AM||2250 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| ENE|
|Sacramento *||Sun 7:04 AM||2253 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:04 AM||2360 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:04 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| NE|
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