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 Friday, November 30, 2012 at 09:52:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 30, 2012 at 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||130° 05' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.20 meters/second, 1512.7 km/hour, 940.0 miles/hour or 816.8 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"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.7"||939.73 mi||west||0° 01' 55.7"||2.21 mi||south||939.83 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 14.8"||752.52 mi||east||1° 12' 24.8"||83.03 mi||south||759.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Fri 1:52 AM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Fri 1:52 AM||1855 km||1153 miles||1002 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 1:52 AM||1890 km||1174 miles||1021 nm|| NE|
|Mexicali||Fri 1:52 AM||1970 km||1224 miles||1064 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Fri 1:52 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Fri 1:52 AM||2039 km||1267 miles||1101 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 2:52 AM||2143 km||1332 miles||1157 nm|| ENE|
|Sacramento||Fri 1:52 AM||2155 km||1339 miles||1163 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 1:52 AM||2251 km||1399 miles||1216 nm|| NE|
|Phoenix||Fri 2:52 AM||2277 km||1415 miles||1229 nm|| NE|
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