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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 11:18:00 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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 13' North, Longitude: 153° 00' West

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.2"15.80 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 miSouth15.80 mi
1 hour14° 30' 14.6"947.46 miWest0° 05' 35.6"6.41 miSouth947.75 mi
24 hours11° 48' 40.4"771.63 miEast2° 39' 54.3"183.29 miSouth798.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HiloWed 1:18 PM225 km140 miles122 nmWest-northwest WNW
WailukuWed 1:18 PM411 km255 miles222 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluWed 1:18 PM558 km347 miles301 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 1:18 PM1976 km1228 miles1067 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:18 PM2671 km1660 miles1442 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:18 AM3315 km2060 miles1790 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 4:18 PM3606 km2241 miles1947 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoThu 12:18 PM3738 km2323 miles2019 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Wed 4:18 PM3805 km2365 miles2055 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Wed 3:18 PM4018 km2496 miles2169 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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