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 Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 21:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 23' ||North|
|Longitude: ||124° 45' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.21 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.7 miles/hour or 822.7 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' 30.2"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 12.6"||946.47 mi||west||0° 05' 24.2"||6.20 mi||south||946.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 37.7"||771.89 mi||east||2° 35' 37.3"||178.39 mi||south||797.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Tijuana *||Wed 2:20 PM||1648 km||1024 miles||890 nm|| NNE|
|San Diego *||Wed 2:20 PM||1660 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Wed 2:20 PM||1736 km||1079 miles||938 nm|| NNE|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 2:20 PM||1747 km||1086 miles||943 nm|| NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 2:20 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| NE|
|Mazatlan *||Wed 3:20 PM||1947 km||1210 miles||1051 nm|| ENE|
|Phoenix||Wed 2:20 PM||2003 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| NE|
|San Jose (USA) *||Wed 2:20 PM||2008 km||1248 miles||1084 nm|| N|
|San Francisco *||Wed 2:20 PM||2049 km||1273 miles||1107 nm|| N|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 2:20 PM||2080 km||1292 miles||1123 nm|| NNE|
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