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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 3:03 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterWednesday, June 27, 2012 at 3:31 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° 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:

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"947.54 miwest0° 05' 35.7"6.41 misouth947.82 mi
24 hours11° 48' 39.8"771.68 mieast2° 39' 56.7"183.35 misouth798.94 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 PM198 km123 miles107 nmWest-northwest WNW
WailukuWed 1:18 PM385 km239 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
HonoluluWed 1:18 PM533 km331 miles288 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiThu 1:18 PM1969 km1223 miles1063 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MidwayWed 12:18 PM2646 km1644 miles1429 nmWest-northwest WNW
Baker IslandWed 11:18 AM3293 km2046 miles1778 nmSouthwest SW
San Francisco *Wed 4:18 PM3626 km2253 miles1958 nmNortheast NE
FakaofoThu 12:18 PM3725 km2314 miles2011 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Los Angeles *Wed 4:18 PM3829 km2379 miles2068 nmEast-northeast ENE
Unalaska *Wed 3:18 PM4013 km2494 miles2167 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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