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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 12:44:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 30' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 21' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.17 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 32.4"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 26.4"||989.02 mi||west||0° 09' 43.6"||11.14 mi||south||989.34 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 05.7"||749.46 mi||east||4° 07' 16.8"||283.25 mi||south||805.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Tue 5:44 AM||2542 km||1579 miles||1373 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Tue 5:44 AM||2605 km||1619 miles||1407 nm|| NE|
|Tijuana||Tue 4:44 AM||2620 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego||Tue 4:44 AM||2634 km||1637 miles||1422 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Tue 4:44 AM||2735 km||1699 miles||1477 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Tue 5:44 AM||2930 km||1820 miles||1582 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Tue 4:44 AM||3045 km||1892 miles||1644 nm|| N|
|Las Vegas||Tue 4:44 AM||3055 km||1898 miles||1650 nm|| NNE|
|Mexico City||Tue 6:44 AM||3084 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| ENE|
|Kiritimati||Wed 2:44 AM||3556 km||2210 miles||1920 nm|| WSW|
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