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, November 6, 2012 at 14:34:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||134° 11' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.08 meters/second, 1577.1 km/hour, 980.0 miles/hour or 851.6 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' 31.8"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.8"||979.84 mi||west||0° 08' 56.1"||10.24 mi||south||980.19 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 11.0"||758.85 mi||east||3° 52' 09.8"||265.97 mi||south||809.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Tue 4:34 AM||2682 km||1666 miles||1448 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Wed 4:34 AM||2828 km||1757 miles||1527 nm|| WSW|
|Los Angeles||Tue 6:34 AM||2843 km||1767 miles||1535 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 6:34 AM||2992 km||1859 miles||1615 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 7:34 AM||2994 km||1860 miles||1617 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Tue 7:34 AM||3195 km||1985 miles||1725 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Tue 6:34 AM||3202 km||1989 miles||1729 nm|| NNE|
|Papeete||Tue 4:34 AM||3767 km||2341 miles||2034 nm|| SSW|
|Salt Lake City||Tue 7:34 AM||3777 km||2347 miles||2040 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 8:34 AM||3810 km||2368 miles||2057 nm|| ENE|
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