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 29, 2012 at 09:22:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 09:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 03' ||North|
|Longitude: ||129° 25' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.06 meters/second, 1537.4 km/hour, 955.3 miles/hour or 830.1 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"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 14.1"||955.12 mi||west||0° 05' 41.3"||6.52 mi||south||955.40 mi|
|24 hours||11° 24' 17.1"||750.24 mi||east||2° 39' 02.3"||182.29 mi||south||777.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana||Sat 1:22 AM||2030 km||1262 miles||1096 nm|| NE|
|San Diego||Sat 1:22 AM||2038 km||1266 miles||1100 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles||Sat 1:22 AM||2093 km||1300 miles||1130 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali||Sat 1:22 AM||2138 km||1329 miles||1155 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 2:22 AM||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA)||Sat 1:22 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco||Sat 1:22 AM||2289 km||1423 miles||1236 nm|| NNE|
|Sacramento||Sat 1:22 AM||2402 km||1492 miles||1297 nm|| NNE|
|Phoenix||Sat 2:22 AM||2430 km||1510 miles||1312 nm|| NE|
|Las Vegas||Sat 1:22 AM||2447 km||1520 miles||1321 nm|| NNE|
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