Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 10:08:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The Moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 kilometres/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 13.4"||946.82 mi||West||0° 05' 28.8"||6.28 mi||South||947.11 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 14.8"||771.75 mi||East||2° 37' 20.8"||180.35 mi||South||798.28 mi|
Locations with the Moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Honolulu||Wed 12:08 PM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm||W|
|Tijuana *||Wed 3:08 PM||2398 km||1490 miles||1295 nm||NE|
|San Diego *||Wed 3:08 PM||2399 km||1491 miles||1295 nm||NE|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 3:08 PM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm||NE|
|San Jose *||Wed 3:08 PM||2427 km||1508 miles||1311 nm||NNE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 3:08 PM||2438 km||1515 miles||1316 nm||NNE|
|Mexicali *||Wed 3:08 PM||2531 km||1573 miles||1366 nm||NE|
|Sacramento *||Wed 3:08 PM||2558 km||1589 miles||1381 nm||NNE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 3:08 PM||2764 km||1718 miles||1493 nm||ENE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 3:08 PM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm||NE|
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