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 29, 2012 at 08:52:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||127° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 30.7"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 00.5"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 46.0"||937.95 mi||west||0° 00' 30.0"||0.57 mi||north||937.93 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 47.2"||756.02 mi||east||0° 14' 51.1"||17.03 mi||south||756.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Thu 12:52 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Thu 12:52 AM||1649 km||1025 miles||890 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 12:52 AM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Thu 12:52 AM||1750 km||1088 miles||945 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 1:52 AM||1875 km||1165 miles||1013 nm|| ENE|
|San Jose (USA)||Thu 12:52 AM||1894 km||1177 miles||1023 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Thu 12:52 AM||1927 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| NNE|
|Oakland||Thu 12:52 AM||1934 km||1202 miles||1044 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento||Thu 12:52 AM||2036 km||1265 miles||1099 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Thu 1:52 AM||2045 km||1271 miles||1104 nm|| NE|
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