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 14:30:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 8, 2012 at 14:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 29' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.94 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.9 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"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.7"||954.83 mi||west||0° 05' 52.6"||6.74 mi||south||955.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 22.9"||763.56 mi||east||2° 45' 14.0"||189.39 mi||south||792.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:30 AM||1817 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:30 AM||1828 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:30 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1028 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:30 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:30 AM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:30 AM||2066 km||1284 miles||1115 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Mon 7:30 AM||2168 km||1347 miles||1170 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Mon 7:30 AM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 7:30 AM||2207 km||1371 miles||1192 nm|| N|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 7:30 AM||2248 km||1397 miles||1214 nm|| NNE|
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