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, June 16, 2012 at 19:06:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 16, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 54' ||North|
|Longitude: ||139° 53' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.41 meters/second, 1520.7 km/hour, 944.9 miles/hour or 821.1 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' 31.3"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.8"||944.65 mi||west||0° 04' 31.7"||5.19 mi||north||944.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 50.5"||756.66 mi||east||1° 23' 04.2"||95.25 mi||north||759.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Sat 9:06 AM||1878 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| W|
|San Francisco *||Sat 12:06 PM||2603 km||1617 miles||1405 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Sat 12:06 PM||2604 km||1618 miles||1406 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Sat 12:06 PM||2649 km||1646 miles||1430 nm|| NE|
|Kiritimati||Sun 9:06 AM||2754 km||1711 miles||1487 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas *||Sat 12:06 PM||3009 km||1870 miles||1625 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Sat 12:06 PM||3093 km||1922 miles||1670 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Sat 12:06 PM||3134 km||1948 miles||1692 nm|| NE|
|Seattle *||Sat 12:06 PM||3459 km||2150 miles||1868 nm|| NNE|
|Salt Lake City *||Sat 1:06 PM||3523 km||2189 miles||1902 nm|| NE|
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