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 15:10:00 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 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 58' ||North|
|Longitude: ||135° 09' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.5 km/hour, 955.4 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' 54.9"||955.19 mi||west||0° 05' 56.2"||6.81 mi||south||955.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 17.3"||763.73 mi||east||2° 46' 36.8"||190.97 mi||south||792.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Mon 5:10 AM||2407 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| WNW|
|Tijuana *||Mon 8:10 AM||2431 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Mon 8:10 AM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Mon 8:10 AM||2450 km||1522 miles||1323 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Mon 8:10 AM||2508 km||1558 miles||1354 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Mon 8:10 AM||2521 km||1566 miles||1361 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Mon 8:10 AM||2557 km||1589 miles||1380 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Mon 8:10 AM||2641 km||1641 miles||1426 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Mon 8:10 AM||2751 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Mon 8:10 AM||2814 km||1749 miles||1520 nm|| NE|
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