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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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 58' South
Longitude: 82° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.04 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 miles/hour or 806.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.47 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 22' 03.8"928.14 miwest0° 03' 43.3"4.27 misouth927.96 mi
24 hours15° 14' 12.5"984.24 mieast0° 44' 29.3"51.02 misouth983.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 11:44 PM1849 km1149 miles998 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:44 PM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSun 9:44 PM2590 km1609 miles1398 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSun 9:44 PM2794 km1736 miles1509 nmWest W
MaleSun 10:44 PM2944 km1829 miles1590 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:14 PM3093 km1922 miles1670 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 12:44 AM3107 km1931 miles1678 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-aux-FrancaisSun 10:44 PM3327 km2067 miles1797 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeMon 1:44 AM3398 km2112 miles1835 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:44 AM3401 km2113 miles1837 nmNortheast NE
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