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 10:02:00 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 10:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||144° 12' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.39 meters/second, 1509.8 km/hour, 938.1 miles/hour or 815.2 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 45.6"||937.89 mi||west||0° 00' 23.2"||0.44 mi||north||937.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 44.6"||755.93 mi||east||0° 17' 34.4"||20.15 mi||south||756.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Thu 12:02 AM||1419 km||882 miles||766 nm|| W|
|Kiritimati||Fri 12:02 AM||2544 km||1581 miles||1374 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco||Thu 2:02 AM||2808 km||1745 miles||1516 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Thu 2:02 AM||2936 km||1824 miles||1585 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Thu 2:02 AM||3286 km||2042 miles||1774 nm|| NE|
|Midway||Wed 11:02 PM||3445 km||2140 miles||1860 nm|| WNW|
|Phoenix||Thu 3:02 AM||3455 km||2147 miles||1865 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Thu 3:02 AM||3462 km||2151 miles||1869 nm|| ENE|
|Seattle||Thu 2:02 AM||3555 km||2209 miles||1919 nm|| NNE|
|Vancouver||Thu 2:02 AM||3661 km||2275 miles||1977 nm|| NNE|
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