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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: 99%

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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 37' South, Longitude: 154° 12' 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' 14.6"930.49 miwest0° 04' 30.5"5.17 misouth930.27 mi
24 hours15° 12' 53.5"985.11 mieast1° 03' 59.9"73.39 misouth984.33 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 PM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth S
CairnsSun 10:44 PM977 km607 miles528 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaSun 11:44 PM1283 km797 miles693 nmEast E
HoniaraSun 11:44 PM1384 km860 miles747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbySun 10:44 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SydneySun 10:44 PM1497 km930 miles808 nmSouth S
Port VilaSun 11:44 PM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast E
CanberraSun 10:44 PM1699 km1055 miles917 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneSun 10:44 PM2103 km1307 miles1136 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Alice SpringsSun 10:14 PM2122 km1319 miles1146 nmWest-southwest WSW
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