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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: 100%
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 22:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 15' South
Longitude: 10° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.19 meters/second, 1491.1 km/hour, 926.5 miles/hour or 805.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.44 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.2"926.24 miwest0° 02' 55.1"3.35 misouth926.09 mi
24 hours15° 14' 10.9"982.33 mieast0° 24' 50.7"28.49 misouth981.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SwakopmundSun 11:44 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis BaySun 11:44 PM453 km281 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
WindhoekSun 11:44 PM696 km433 miles376 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoSun 11:44 PM769 km478 miles415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaSun 11:44 PM1405 km873 miles759 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 12:44 AM1605 km997 miles867 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneMon 12:44 AM1622 km1008 miles876 nmEast-southeast ESE
JamestownSun 10:44 PM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-northwest WNW
JohannesburgMon 12:44 AM1868 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-southeast ESE
PretoriaMon 12:44 AM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmEast-southeast ESE
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