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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: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:16 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 05:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' South, Longitude: 105° 11' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.58 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 22' 34.6"934.44 miwest0° 05' 34.3"6.39 misouth934.19 mi
24 hours15° 08' 52.0"984.55 mieast1° 30' 51.5"104.18 misouth985.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Easter IslandSat 11:44 PM889 km552 miles480 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 9:44 PM2618 km1627 miles1414 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:44 PM2713 km1686 miles1465 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 12:44 AM3134 km1947 miles1692 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 12:44 AM3640 km2262 miles1966 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoSun 1:44 AM3720 km2311 miles2008 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 1:44 AM3930 km2442 miles2122 nmEast E
San JoseSat 11:44 PM4041 km2511 miles2182 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 11:44 PM4119 km2559 miles2224 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 11:44 PM4121 km2561 miles2225 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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