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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 12:44:00 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: 99%

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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 154° 28' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.09 meters/second, 1497.9 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.3"15.51 miWest0° 00' 04.6"0.09 miSouth15.51 mi
1 hour14° 22' 14.8"930.43 miWest0° 04' 30.6"5.17 miSouth930.22 mi
24 hours15° 12' 53.1"985.04 miEast1° 04' 04.2"73.46 miSouth984.27 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneSun 10:44 PM772 km480 miles417 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 10:44 PM1003 km623 miles541 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 11:44 PM1255 km780 miles678 nmEast E
HoniaraSun 11:44 PM1371 km852 miles741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 10:44 PM1462 km908 miles789 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port VilaSun 11:44 PM1491 km927 miles805 nmEast E
SydneySun 10:44 PM1502 km933 miles811 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CanberraSun 10:44 PM1707 km1060 miles921 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneSun 10:44 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSun 10:14 PM2148 km1335 miles1160 nmWest-southwest WSW

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