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 08:24:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||132° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.49 meters/second, 1517.3 km/hour, 942.8 miles/hour or 819.3 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"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 03.0"||942.59 mi||west||0° 02' 50.5"||3.26 mi||north||942.45 mi|
|24 hours||11° 38' 36.6"||756.07 mi||east||0° 41' 59.6"||48.15 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 12:24 AM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Wed 12:24 AM||2035 km||1264 miles||1099 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Wed 12:24 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Wed 12:24 AM||2144 km||1332 miles||1158 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Wed 12:24 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| NE|
|San Francisco||Wed 12:24 AM||2162 km||1343 miles||1167 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento||Wed 12:24 AM||2281 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 1:24 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1271 nm|| ENE|
|Las Vegas||Wed 12:24 AM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Wed 1:24 AM||2469 km||1534 miles||1333 nm|| NE|
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