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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.

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

UTC time = Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 10:08:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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: 2%

Previous phaseNew MoonTuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, 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 Latitude: 19° 19' North, Longitude: 136° 05' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.78 miWest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.4"946.82 miWest0° 05' 28.8"6.28 miSouth947.11 mi
24 hours11° 49' 14.8"771.75 miEast2° 37' 20.8"180.35 miSouth798.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 12:08 PM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmWest W
Tijuana *Wed 3:08 PM2398 km1490 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Wed 3:08 PM2399 km1491 miles1295 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:08 PM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Wed 3:08 PM2427 km1508 miles1311 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Wed 3:08 PM2438 km1515 miles1316 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Wed 3:08 PM2531 km1573 miles1366 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Wed 3:08 PM2558 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloWed 3:08 PM2764 km1718 miles1493 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:08 PM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmNortheast NE

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