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 Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 15:22:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 8, 2012 at 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 29' ||North|
|Longitude: ||123° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.75 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 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' 31.3"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.7"||1001.55 mi||west||0° 11' 34.9"||13.26 mi||south||1001.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 50.7"||800.96 mi||east||4° 46' 34.5"||328.19 mi||south||867.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hermosillo||Thu 8:22 AM||3012 km||1872 miles||1626 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Thu 9:22 AM||3092 km||1921 miles||1669 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 7:22 AM||3314 km||2059 miles||1789 nm|| N|
|Adamstown||Thu 7:22 AM||3353 km||2083 miles||1810 nm|| SSW|
|Phoenix||Thu 8:22 AM||3409 km||2118 miles||1841 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Thu 7:22 AM||3601 km||2238 miles||1944 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 7:22 AM||3687 km||2291 miles||1991 nm|| N|
|Guatemala||Thu 9:22 AM||3752 km||2331 miles||2026 nm|| ENE|
|Papeete||Thu 5:22 AM||3784 km||2351 miles||2043 nm|| SW|
|Galapagos Islands||Thu 9:22 AM||3785 km||2352 miles||2044 nm|| E|
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