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 Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 09:52:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 1, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 31' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.57 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.5 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"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.7"||940.53 mi||west||0° 02' 06.8"||2.42 mi||north||940.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 58.1"||754.89 mi||east||0° 24' 09.0"||27.69 mi||north||754.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Thu 2:52 AM||1480 km||919 miles||799 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Thu 2:52 AM||1492 km||927 miles||806 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Thu 2:52 AM||1564 km||972 miles||844 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 2:52 AM||1581 km||983 miles||854 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Thu 2:52 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan||Thu 2:52 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Thu 2:52 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Thu 2:52 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| N|
|Las Vegas *||Thu 2:52 AM||1913 km||1189 miles||1033 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Thu 2:52 AM||1915 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| N|
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