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 14:34:00 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 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.95 meters/second, 1537.0 km/hour, 955.1 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"||954.87 mi||west||0° 05' 52.9"||6.74 mi||south||955.16 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 22.2"||763.57 mi||east||2° 45' 22.3"||189.54 mi||south||792.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Mon 7:34 AM||1864 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Mon 7:34 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1012 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 7:34 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 7:34 AM||1958 km||1217 miles||1057 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 7:34 AM||1995 km||1239 miles||1077 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Mon 8:34 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Mon 7:34 AM||2186 km||1358 miles||1180 nm|| N|
|San Francisco *||Mon 7:34 AM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Mon 7:34 AM||2231 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 7:34 AM||2293 km||1425 miles||1238 nm|| NNE|
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