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 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 15:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 33' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.34 meters/second, 1560.0 km/hour, 969.4 miles/hour or 842.4 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' 31.1"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.1"||969.21 mi||west||0° 07' 59.9"||9.17 mi||south||969.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 20.7"||772.64 mi||east||3° 33' 24.3"||244.53 mi||south||816.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan *||Tue 9:10 AM||2006 km||1247 miles||1083 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 8:10 AM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Tue 8:10 AM||2032 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Tue 8:10 AM||2046 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Tue 8:10 AM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 8:10 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| NNE|
|Guadalajara *||Tue 10:10 AM||2222 km||1381 miles||1200 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Tue 8:10 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes *||Tue 10:10 AM||2359 km||1466 miles||1274 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Tue 8:10 AM||2459 km||1528 miles||1328 nm|| N|
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