Lunar Hemispheric Phase Explorers
Current Lunar Phases as Viewed From Above the Four Hemispheres
With the Option of Changing to Any Custom Phase Angle

1500×1500-pixel HD Edition

              Current Geocentric Lunar Coordinates, Distance and Phase    
                      Based on the NASA/JPL DE405 Ephemeris Model

                        Working Date UD    =  2022 Sep 25 - Sun
                        Working Time UT    =  20:26:07
                        Astronomical JD TT =  2459848.35231618

                  Right Ascension = 12.2144986 hr = 12h 12m 52.20s
                  Declination     = +2.363086 deg = +02° 21' 47.11"
                  Distance        = 387830.4 km = 240986.6 mi
                  Phase Angle     = 359.263 deg
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Current Near Side View
Standard Geocentric Earth View
Sans Librations
Geocentric Phase: 359°


Current Far Side View
Behind the Moon Looking Back
Earth is Directly Behind Moon
Relative Phase: 179°


Current West Side View
Centered Over Western Hemisphere
Earth is Directly to the Right
Relative Phase: 269°


Current East Side View
Centered Over Eastern Hemisphere
Earth is Directly to the Left
Relative Phase: 89°

Program and Graphics by Jay Tanner          Revised: Thursday, January 01, 1970 at 12:00:00 AM UTC