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 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 14:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||118° 13' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.82 meters/second, 1536.5 km/hour, 954.8 miles/hour or 829.7 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' 54.4"||954.57 mi||west||0° 05' 49.9"||6.68 mi||south||954.85 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 27.0"||763.42 mi||east||2° 44' 11.9"||188.20 mi||south||791.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:00 AM||1354 km||842 miles||731 nm|| ENE|
|Puerto Vallarta *||Mon 9:00 AM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:00 AM||1423 km||884 miles||769 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Mon 9:00 AM||1588 km||987 miles||857 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:00 AM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| N|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:00 AM||1625 km||1010 miles||877 nm|| N|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:00 AM||1636 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| N|
|Aguascalientes *||Mon 9:00 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Mon 9:00 AM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| ENE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:00 AM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| N|
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