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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: 96%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, May 6, 2012 at 3:35 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSaturday, May 12, 2012 at 9:47 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 30' South, Longitude: 116° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.53 meters/second, 1488.7 km/hour, 925.0 miles/hour or 803.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.9"15.42 miwest0° 00' 02.0"0.04 misouth15.42 mi
1 hour14° 22' 02.3"924.77 miwest0° 01' 57.7"2.25 misouth924.67 mi
24 hours15° 03' 02.9"968.73 mieast0° 02' 22.5"2.73 misouth968.60 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KarrathaTue 1:44 AM102 km63 miles55 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PerthTue 1:44 AM1159 km720 miles626 nmSouth S
DenpasarTue 1:44 AM1425 km886 miles770 nmNorth N
MalangTue 12:44 AM1544 km959 miles834 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SurabayaTue 12:44 AM1621 km1008 miles876 nmNorth-northwest NNW
EuclaTue 2:29 AM1683 km1046 miles909 nmSoutheast SE
DiliTue 2:44 AM1744 km1084 miles942 nmNortheast NE
Alice SpringsTue 3:14 AM1821 km1131 miles983 nmEast E
DarwinTue 3:14 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakassarTue 1:44 AM1841 km1144 miles994 nmNorth N
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