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 Monday, December 24, 2012 at 04:40:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 24, 2012 at 04:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 39' ||North|
|Longitude: ||119° 08' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.35 meters/second, 1542.1 km/hour, 958.2 miles/hour or 832.7 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' 32.0"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 57.2"||957.99 mi||west||0° 05' 49.2"||6.67 mi||north||957.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 20' 18.7"||747.51 mi||east||1° 56' 51.0"||133.96 mi||north||755.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mazatlan||Sun 9:40 PM||1462 km||908 miles||789 nm|| ENE|
|Hermosillo||Sun 9:40 PM||1513 km||940 miles||817 nm|| NNE|
|Tijuana||Sun 8:40 PM||1662 km||1032 miles||897 nm|| N|
|San Diego||Sun 8:40 PM||1680 km||1044 miles||907 nm|| N|
|Guadalajara||Sun 10:40 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| ENE|
|Mexicali||Sun 8:40 PM||1700 km||1057 miles||918 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Sun 8:40 PM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| N|
|Aguascalientes||Sun 10:40 PM||1823 km||1133 miles||985 nm|| ENE|
|Leon||Sun 10:40 PM||1871 km||1163 miles||1010 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sun 9:40 PM||1886 km||1172 miles||1019 nm|| NNE|
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