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 14:10:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 7, 2012 at 14:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 19' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.02 meters/second, 1519.3 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' 30.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 03.6"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.7"||943.80 mi||west||0° 03' 36.2"||4.13 mi||south||943.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 08.0"||758.95 mi||east||1° 52' 34.0"||129.05 mi||south||774.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sun 7:10 AM||2064 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sun 7:10 AM||2068 km||1285 miles||1116 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:10 AM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Sun 7:10 AM||2177 km||1353 miles||1175 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 7:10 AM||2189 km||1360 miles||1182 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:10 AM||2195 km||1364 miles||1185 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento *||Sun 7:10 AM||2314 km||1438 miles||1249 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:10 AM||2382 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:10 AM||2454 km||1525 miles||1325 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Sun 7:10 AM||2501 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| NE|
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