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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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 5%

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 Thursday, June 21, 2012 at 23:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' North, Longitude: 139° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.26 meters/second, 1548.9 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.6"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 misouth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 30' 44.1"962.28 miwest0° 07' 45.7"8.90 misouth962.65 mi
24 hours11° 36' 16.0"769.53 mieast3° 28' 14.4"238.64 misouth811.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HonoluluThu 1:08 PM2049 km1273 miles1106 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiFri 1:08 PM2580 km1603 miles1393 nmSouthwest SW
Los Angeles *Thu 4:08 PM2840 km1765 miles1534 nmNortheast NE
San Francisco *Thu 4:08 PM2858 km1776 miles1543 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HermosilloThu 4:08 PM3186 km1979 miles1720 nmEast-northeast ENE
Las Vegas *Thu 4:08 PM3205 km1991 miles1730 nmNortheast NE
PhoenixThu 4:08 PM3286 km2042 miles1774 nmNortheast NE
Salt Lake City *Thu 5:08 PM3744 km2327 miles2022 nmNortheast NE
Seattle *Thu 4:08 PM3769 km2342 miles2035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Vancouver *Thu 4:08 PM3904 km2426 miles2108 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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