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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 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 28' South
Longitude: 177° 04' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.56 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.53 miwest0° 00' 04.9"0.09 misouth15.53 mi
1 hour14° 22' 19.8"931.54 miwest0° 04' 49.0"5.52 misouth931.31 mi
24 hours15° 11' 59.7"985.16 mieast1° 11' 44.2"82.26 misouth984.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NukualofaSun 11:44 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast-southeast ESE
PangaiSun 11:44 PM293 km182 miles158 nmEast-northeast ENE
NeiafuSun 11:44 PM381 km236 miles205 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuvaSun 10:44 PM540 km335 miles291 nmWest-northwest WNW
NadiSun 10:44 PM651 km405 miles352 nmWest-northwest WNW
LautokaSun 10:44 PM658 km409 miles355 nmWest-northwest WNW
AlofiSat 11:44 PM765 km475 miles413 nmEast E
Salelologa (Savai'i)Sun 11:44 PM905 km563 miles489 nmNortheast NE
ApiaSun 11:44 PM925 km575 miles499 nmNortheast NE
Pago PagoSat 11:44 PM963 km598 miles520 nmNortheast NE
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