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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 3:04 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 PM410 km255 miles221 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 PM3604 km2240 miles1946 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoThu 12:18 PM3741 km2324 miles2020 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Wed 4:18 PM3805 km2365 miles2055 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Wed 3:18 PM4020 km2498 miles2171 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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