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 15:04:00 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 15:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||133° 42' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.07 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.2 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' 05.9"||0.11 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 54.8"||955.14 mi||west||0° 05' 55.6"||6.79 mi||south||955.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 18.1"||763.71 mi||east||2° 46' 24.5"||190.73 mi||south||792.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Mon 8:04 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Mon 8:04 AM||2327 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 8:04 AM||2352 km||1462 miles||1270 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Mon 8:04 AM||2437 km||1514 miles||1316 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 8:04 AM||2446 km||1520 miles||1320 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 8:04 AM||2453 km||1524 miles||1325 nm|| NNE|
|Honolulu||Mon 5:04 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1381 nm|| WNW|
|Sacramento *||Mon 8:04 AM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 8:04 AM||2620 km||1628 miles||1414 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 8:04 AM||2716 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| NE|
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