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 Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 10:22:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 10:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||125° 43' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 08.6"||947.52 mi||west||0° 04' 13.3"||4.84 mi||south||947.74 mi|
|24 hours||11° 27' 05.2"||747.41 mi||east||2° 05' 28.1"||143.83 mi||south||765.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sat 2:22 AM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego||Sat 2:22 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 2:22 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Sat 2:22 AM||1791 km||1113 miles||967 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 3:22 AM||1840 km||1144 miles||994 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sat 2:22 AM||2024 km||1258 miles||1093 nm|| N|
|Mazatlan||Sat 3:22 AM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm|| ENE|
|San Francisco||Sat 2:22 AM||2063 km||1282 miles||1114 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Sat 3:22 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 2:22 AM||2125 km||1321 miles||1148 nm|| NNE|
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