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 Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 14:24:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||120° 31' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.77 meters/second, 1597.6 km/hour, 992.7 miles/hour or 862.6 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' 31.7"||16.54 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.0"||992.61 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||south||992.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 28.1"||774.77 mi||east||4° 23' 42.5"||302.05 mi||south||835.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 7:24 AM||2170 km||1349 miles||1172 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 8:24 AM||2246 km||1395 miles||1213 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco||Wed 8:24 AM||2391 km||1485 miles||1291 nm|| ENE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 8:24 AM||2408 km||1496 miles||1300 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:24 AM||2429 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Wed 8:24 AM||2572 km||1598 miles||1389 nm|| ENE|
|Tijuana||Wed 6:24 AM||2624 km||1630 miles||1417 nm|| N|
|San Diego||Wed 6:24 AM||2642 km||1642 miles||1427 nm|| N|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:24 AM||2777 km||1725 miles||1499 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Wed 7:24 AM||2836 km||1762 miles||1531 nm|| NNE|
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