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 15:34:00 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: 37%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 9, 2012 at 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 22' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.45 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 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' 03.2"||969.46 mi||west||0° 08' 01.8"||9.20 mi||south||969.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 20.7"||772.84 mi||east||3° 34' 07.8"||245.36 mi||south||816.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Tue 8:34 AM||2296 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Tue 8:34 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Tue 8:34 AM||2374 km||1475 miles||1282 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Tue 8:34 AM||2395 km||1488 miles||1293 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 8:34 AM||2439 km||1516 miles||1317 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Tue 8:34 AM||2568 km||1596 miles||1386 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan *||Tue 9:34 AM||2569 km||1596 miles||1387 nm|| ENE|
|San Francisco *||Tue 8:34 AM||2599 km||1615 miles||1403 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 8:34 AM||2673 km||1661 miles||1443 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Tue 8:34 AM||2721 km||1691 miles||1469 nm|| NNE|
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