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 14:20:00 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 14:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 44' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.05 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.5"||0.07 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.6"||943.86 mi||west||0° 03' 37.2"||4.15 mi||south||944.05 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 06.5"||758.97 mi||east||1° 52' 56.5"||129.48 mi||south||774.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Sun 7:20 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sun 7:20 AM||2249 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sun 7:20 AM||2257 km||1402 miles||1219 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Sun 7:20 AM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Sun 7:20 AM||2307 km||1434 miles||1246 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Sun 7:20 AM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| NE|
|Honolulu||Sun 4:20 AM||2413 km||1500 miles||1303 nm|| W|
|Sacramento *||Sun 7:20 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 7:20 AM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Sun 7:20 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm|| NE|
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