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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 = Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 5:44:00 AM.

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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: 98%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 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: 104° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.86 meters/second, 1504.3 km/hour, 934.7 miles/hour or 812.3 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' 34.7"934.39 miWest0° 05' 34.4"6.39 miSouth934.14 mi
24 hours15° 08' 51.1"984.48 miEast1° 30' 55.8"104.26 miSouth985.15 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 PM902 km561 miles487 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamstownSat 9:44 PM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmWest-southwest WSW
Galapagos IslandsSat 11:44 PM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNortheast NE
LimaSun 12:44 AM3107 km1930 miles1678 nmEast-northeast ENE
QuitoSun 12:44 AM3617 km2247 miles1953 nmNortheast NE
SantiagoSun 1:44 AM3697 km2297 miles1996 nmEast-southeast ESE
La PazSun 1:44 AM3903 km2425 miles2107 nmEast E
San JoseSat 11:44 PM4024 km2501 miles2173 nmNortheast NE
ManaguaSat 11:44 PM4104 km2550 miles2216 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San SalvadorSat 11:44 PM4108 km2553 miles2218 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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