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 Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:36:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 11:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||137° 01' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.41 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.6"||937.94 mi||west||0° 00' 22.3"||0.43 mi||south||937.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 39' 04.2"||753.04 mi||east||0° 35' 39.0"||40.88 mi||south||755.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 1:36 AM||2163 km||1344 miles||1168 nm|| W|
|San Jose *||Fri 4:36 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco *||Fri 4:36 AM||2338 km||1453 miles||1262 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 4:36 AM||2351 km||1461 miles||1269 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Fri 4:36 AM||2362 km||1468 miles||1276 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Fri 4:36 AM||2364 km||1469 miles||1276 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Fri 4:36 AM||2461 km||1529 miles||1329 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali *||Fri 4:36 AM||2500 km||1554 miles||1350 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 4:36 AM||2713 km||1686 miles||1465 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 4:36 AM||2774 km||1724 miles||1498 nm|| ENE|
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