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 Tuesday, October 9, 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||114° 50' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.18 meters/second, 1559.4 km/hour, 969.0 miles/hour or 842.0 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' 30.9"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||968.84 mi||west||0° 07' 57.0"||9.11 mi||south||969.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 20.9"||772.36 mi||east||3° 32' 18.7"||243.28 mi||south||815.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Puerto Vallarta *||Tue 9:34 AM||1176 km||731 miles||635 nm|| ENE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 8:34 AM||1248 km||775 miles||674 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 9:34 AM||1355 km||842 miles||732 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 9:34 AM||1510 km||938 miles||815 nm|| ENE|
|Leon *||Tue 9:34 AM||1535 km||954 miles||829 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:34 AM||1579 km||981 miles||852 nm|| NNE|
|Acapulco *||Tue 9:34 AM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| E|
|San Luis Potosi *||Tue 9:34 AM||1647 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City *||Tue 9:34 AM||1731 km||1075 miles||935 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana *||Tue 7:34 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1039 nm|| N|
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