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 Monday, October 8, 2012 at 13:50:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 13:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||115° 48' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.78 meters/second, 1536.4 km/hour, 954.7 miles/hour or 829.6 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"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.3"||954.48 mi||west||0° 05' 49.0"||6.67 mi||south||954.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 28.5"||763.38 mi||east||2° 43' 51.0"||187.80 mi||south||791.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 7:50 AM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 8:50 AM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 6:50 AM||1311 km||815 miles||708 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 8:50 AM||1338 km||832 miles||723 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 8:50 AM||1472 km||915 miles||795 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 8:50 AM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 6:50 AM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 6:50 AM||1611 km||1001 miles||870 nm|| N|
|San Luis Potosi *||Mon 8:50 AM||1613 km||1002 miles||871 nm|| ENE|
|San Diego *||Mon 6:50 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||878 nm|| N|
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