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.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, June 20, 2012 at 23:18:00 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 23:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||153° 16' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.68 meters/second, 1525.3 km/hour, 947.8 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' 30.1"||15.80 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.11 mi||south||15.80 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 14.5"||947.54 mi||west||0° 05' 35.7"||6.41 mi||south||947.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 48' 39.9"||771.68 mi||east||2° 39' 56.8"||183.35 mi||south||798.94 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||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| WNW|
|Wailuku||Wed 1:18 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| WNW|
|Honolulu||Wed 1:18 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| WNW|
|Kiritimati||Thu 1:18 PM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| SSW|
|Midway||Wed 12:18 PM||2646 km||1644 miles||1429 nm|| WNW|
|Baker Island||Wed 11:18 AM||3293 km||2046 miles||1778 nm|| SW|
|San Francisco *||Wed 4:18 PM||3626 km||2253 miles||1958 nm|| NE|
|Fakaofo||Thu 12:18 PM||3725 km||2314 miles||2011 nm|| SSW|
|Los Angeles *||Wed 4:18 PM||3829 km||2379 miles||2068 nm|| ENE|
|Unalaska *||Wed 3:18 PM||4013 km||2494 miles||2167 nm|| NNW|
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