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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 17:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 17:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 58' South, Longitude: 82° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.04 meters/second, 1494.2 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
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.47 miwest0° 00' 03.7"0.07 misouth15.47 mi
1 hour14° 22' 04.0"928.09 miwest0° 03' 43.5"4.27 misouth927.90 mi
24 hours15° 14' 12.4"984.18 mieast0° 44' 33.6"51.10 misouth983.03 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 PM1866 km1159 miles1007 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandSun 10:44 PM1927 km1198 miles1041 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisSun 9:44 PM2618 km1626 miles1413 nmWest W
Saint-DenisSun 9:44 PM2822 km1753 miles1524 nmWest W
MaleSun 10:44 PM2954 km1835 miles1595 nmNorth-northwest NNW
JakartaMon 12:44 AM3083 km1916 miles1665 nmEast-northeast ENE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 11:14 PM3095 km1923 miles1671 nmNorth N
Port-aux-FrancaisSun 10:44 PM3335 km2072 miles1801 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeMon 1:44 AM3378 km2099 miles1824 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 1:44 AM3383 km2102 miles1827 nmNortheast NE

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