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 12:20:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 2, 2012 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||147° 40' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 49.6"||937.97 mi||west||0° 00' 26.7"||0.51 mi||south||937.99 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 58.6"||752.96 mi||east||0° 37' 20.7"||42.82 mi||south||755.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Fri 2:20 AM||1060 km||658 miles||572 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Sat 2:20 AM||2354 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| SSW|
|San Francisco *||Fri 5:20 AM||3064 km||1904 miles||1654 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Fri 1:20 AM||3107 km||1931 miles||1678 nm|| WNW|
|Los Angeles *||Fri 5:20 AM||3234 km||2010 miles||1746 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Fri 5:20 AM||3577 km||2222 miles||1931 nm|| NE|
|Seattle *||Fri 5:20 AM||3735 km||2321 miles||2017 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Fri 5:20 AM||3768 km||2341 miles||2034 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 5:20 AM||3797 km||2360 miles||2050 nm|| ENE|
|Vancouver *||Fri 5:20 AM||3826 km||2377 miles||2066 nm|| NNE|
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