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.
June Solstice 2012
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 23:08:00 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 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||150° 51' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.64 meters/second, 1525.1 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.5 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"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.3"||947.44 mi||west||0° 05' 34.7"||6.40 mi||south||947.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 44.8"||771.70 mi||east||2° 39' 35.0"||182.93 mi||south||798.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Wed 1:08 PM||447 km||278 miles||241 nm|| W|
|Wailuku||Wed 1:08 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:08 PM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:08 PM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:08 PM||2874 km||1786 miles||1552 nm|| WNW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 4:08 PM||3435 km||2135 miles||1855 nm|| NE|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:08 AM||3501 km||2175 miles||1890 nm|| SW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 4:08 PM||3616 km||2247 miles||1952 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:08 PM||3873 km||2407 miles||2091 nm|| SW|
|Las Vegas *||Wed 4:08 PM||3957 km||2458 miles||2136 nm|| NE|
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