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 14:34:00 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 7, 2012 at 14:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 02' ||North|
|Longitude: ||122° 56' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.80 meters/second, 1597.7 km/hour, 992.8 miles/hour or 862.7 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"||16.55 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 48.9"||992.69 mi||west||0° 10' 25.3"||11.94 mi||south||993.00 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 32.3"||774.91 mi||east||4° 23' 54.0"||302.27 mi||south||835.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Wed 7:34 AM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| NE|
|Guadalajara||Wed 8:34 AM||2465 km||1532 miles||1331 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 7:34 AM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm|| NNE|
|Aguascalientes||Wed 8:34 AM||2624 km||1630 miles||1417 nm|| NE|
|Acapulco||Wed 8:34 AM||2638 km||1639 miles||1424 nm|| ENE|
|Mexico City||Wed 8:34 AM||2809 km||1745 miles||1517 nm|| ENE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 6:34 AM||2811 km||1747 miles||1518 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Wed 7:34 AM||2924 km||1817 miles||1579 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 6:34 AM||3103 km||1928 miles||1676 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 6:34 AM||3183 km||1978 miles||1719 nm|| N|
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