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 Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 12:36:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 3, 2012 at 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.23 meters/second, 1516.4 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.8 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 58.1"||942.02 mi||west||0° 02' 46.7"||3.19 mi||south||942.17 mi|
|24 hours||11° 33' 26.6"||750.11 mi||east||1° 32' 19.1"||105.84 mi||south||761.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 2:36 AM||1873 km||1164 miles||1012 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Sat 5:36 AM||2569 km||1597 miles||1387 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Sat 5:36 AM||2572 km||1598 miles||1389 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 5:36 AM||2622 km||1629 miles||1416 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Sat 5:36 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1428 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana *||Sat 5:36 AM||2646 km||1644 miles||1429 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 2:36 AM||2783 km||1729 miles||1503 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 5:36 AM||2982 km||1853 miles||1610 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 5:36 AM||3075 km||1911 miles||1661 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 5:36 AM||3111 km||1933 miles||1680 nm|| NE|
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