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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 9:02:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, June 15, 2011 at 8:15 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 23, 2011 at 11:49 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, June 15, 2011 at 21:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 23° 12' South, Longitude: 45° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 409.78 meters/second, 1475.2 km/hour, 916.7 miles/hour or 796.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.28 miWest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 miNorth15.28 mi
1 hour14° 24' 42.2"916.31 miWest0° 01' 55.4"2.21 miNorth916.42 mi
24 hours13° 49' 54.9"879.47 miEast1° 25' 21.7"97.90 miNorth889.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ToliaraThu 12:02 AM147 km92 miles80 nmWest W
FianarantsoaThu 12:02 AM282 km175 miles152 nmNortheast NE
AntsirabeThu 12:02 AM421 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoThu 12:02 AM538 km335 miles291 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ToamasinaThu 12:02 AM717 km446 miles387 nmNortheast NE
Saint-DenisThu 1:02 AM1099 km683 miles593 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniThu 12:02 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmNorth N
MaputoWed 11:02 PM1305 km811 miles705 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisThu 1:02 AM1326 km824 miles716 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbabaneWed 11:02 PM1452 km902 miles784 nmWest-southwest WSW

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