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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 10:58:00 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 22:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 14' North, Longitude: 148° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.60 meters/second, 1525.0 km/hour, 947.6 miles/hour or 823.4 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' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.2"947.28 miWest0° 05' 33.5"6.37 miSouth947.56 mi
24 hours11° 48' 50.3"771.67 miEast2° 39' 10.6"182.45 miSouth798.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluWed 12:58 PM1038 km645 miles560 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 12:58 PM2166 km1346 miles1170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 11:58 AM3130 km1945 miles1690 nmWest-northwest WNW
San Francisco *Wed 3:58 PM3232 km2008 miles1745 nmNortheast NE
Los Angeles *Wed 3:58 PM3381 km2101 miles1826 nmNortheast NE
Las Vegas *Wed 3:58 PM3728 km2316 miles2013 nmNortheast NE
Baker IslandWed 10:58 AM3740 km2324 miles2019 nmWest-southwest WSW
PhoenixWed 3:58 PM3906 km2427 miles2109 nmEast-northeast ENE
HermosilloWed 3:58 PM3917 km2434 miles2115 nmEast-northeast ENE
Seattle *Wed 3:58 PM3920 km2436 miles2117 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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