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 28, 2012 at 08:04:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 08:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||127° 18' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.53 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 31.1"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.2"||942.69 mi||west||0° 02' 52.3"||3.29 mi||north||942.55 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 30.9"||756.05 mi||east||0° 42' 45.6"||49.03 mi||north||755.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Wed 12:04 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Wed 12:04 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 12:04 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Wed 12:04 AM||1815 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:04 AM||1922 km||1194 miles||1038 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Wed 12:04 AM||1972 km||1226 miles||1065 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:04 AM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Wed 1:04 AM||2105 km||1308 miles||1137 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento||Wed 12:04 AM||2114 km||1314 miles||1142 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 12:04 AM||2128 km||1323 miles||1149 nm|| NNE|
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