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, December 28, 2012 at 08:22:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 28, 2012 at 08:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 56' ||North|
|Longitude: ||126° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.06 meters/second, 1519.4 km/hour, 944.1 miles/hour or 820.4 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"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||south||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 48.6"||943.89 mi||west||0° 03' 26.0"||3.94 mi||south||944.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 17.2"||754.81 mi||east||1° 47' 45.7"||123.54 mi||south||768.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Fri 12:22 AM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego||Fri 12:22 AM||1695 km||1053 miles||915 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles||Fri 12:22 AM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Fri 12:22 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Fri 1:22 AM||1869 km||1161 miles||1009 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Fri 12:22 AM||1980 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Fri 12:22 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| N|
|Phoenix||Fri 1:22 AM||2070 km||1286 miles||1118 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Fri 12:22 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| NNE|
|Mazatlan||Fri 1:22 AM||2110 km||1311 miles||1139 nm|| ENE|
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