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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 45' North, Longitude: 63° 50' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.24 meters/second, 1520.0 km/hour, 944.5 miles/hour or 820.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.0"15.74 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.74 mi
1 hour14° 30' 08.5"944.28 miwest0° 04' 59.3"5.72 misouth944.54 mi
24 hours11° 51' 36.5"772.32 mieast2° 26' 13.9"167.64 misouth795.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Road TownWed 1:08 PM168 km104 miles91 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cruz BayWed 1:08 PM186 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The ValleyWed 1:08 PM187 km116 miles101 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Charlotte AmalieWed 1:08 PM193 km120 miles104 nmSouthwest SW
MarigotWed 1:08 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
PhilipsburgWed 1:08 PM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GustaviaWed 1:08 PM230 km143 miles124 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ChristianstedWed 1:08 PM240 km149 miles129 nmSouth-southwest SSW
The Bottom (Saba)Wed 1:08 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
San JuanWed 1:08 PM279 km173 miles150 nmWest-southwest WSW
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