Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 11:18:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at 3:04 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Wednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:32 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 meters/second, 1525.2 km/hour, 947.7 miles/hour or 823.6 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' 14.6"||947.46 mi||West||0° 05' 35.6"||6.41 mi||South||947.75 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 40.4"||771.63 mi||East||2° 39' 54.3"||183.29 mi||South||798.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hilo||Wed 1:18 PM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm||WNW|
|Wailuku||Wed 1:18 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm||WNW|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:18 PM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm||WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:18 PM||1976 km||1228 miles||1067 nm||SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:18 PM||2671 km||1660 miles||1442 nm||WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:18 AM||3315 km||2060 miles||1790 nm||SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 4:18 PM||3606 km||2241 miles||1947 nm||NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:18 PM||3738 km||2323 miles||2019 nm||SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 4:18 PM||3805 km||2365 miles||2055 nm||ENE|
|Unalaska *||Wed 3:18 PM||4018 km||2496 miles||2169 nm||NNW|
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