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 22:08:00 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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 19' ||North|
|Longitude: ||136° 21' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 30.2"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 13.4"||946.90 mi||west||0° 05' 28.9"||6.28 mi||south||947.18 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 14.2"||771.81 mi||east||2° 37' 23.2"||180.41 mi||south||798.34 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||2255 km||1401 miles||1218 nm|| W|
|Tijuana *||Wed 3:08 PM||2421 km||1504 miles||1307 nm|| NE|
|San Diego *||Wed 3:08 PM||2421 km||1505 miles||1307 nm|| NE|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 3:08 PM||2423 km||1506 miles||1309 nm|| NE|
|San Jose *||Wed 3:08 PM||2443 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| NNE|
|San Francisco *||Wed 3:08 PM||2450 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| NNE|
|Mexicali *||Wed 3:08 PM||2553 km||1586 miles||1378 nm|| NE|
|Sacramento *||Wed 3:08 PM||2573 km||1599 miles||1389 nm|| NNE|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 3:08 PM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| NE|
|Hermosillo||Wed 3:08 PM||2788 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| ENE|
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