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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: 2%

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 22:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.3"0.10 misouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 13.4"946.90 miwest0° 05' 28.9"6.28 misouth947.18 mi
24 hours11° 49' 14.2"771.81 mieast2° 37' 23.2"180.41 misouth798.34 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 PM2255 km1401 miles1218 nmWest W
Tijuana *Wed 3:08 PM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmNortheast NE
San Diego *Wed 3:08 PM2421 km1505 miles1307 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:08 PM2423 km1506 miles1309 nmNortheast NE
San Jose *Wed 3:08 PM2443 km1518 miles1319 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San Francisco *Wed 3:08 PM2450 km1523 miles1323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mexicali *Wed 3:08 PM2553 km1586 miles1378 nmNortheast NE
Sacramento *Wed 3:08 PM2573 km1599 miles1389 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:08 PM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmNortheast NE
HermosilloWed 3:08 PM2788 km1732 miles1505 nmEast-northeast ENE
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