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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 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 17' South
Longitude: 3° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.12 meters/second, 1490.8 km/hour, 926.4 miles/hour or 805.0 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' 02.9"0.06 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.6"926.08 miwest0° 02' 50.7"3.26 misouth925.94 mi
24 hours15° 14' 06.5"982.10 mieast0° 23' 00.5"26.39 misouth981.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:12 PM1166 km725 miles630 nmWest-northwest WNW
WindhoekMon 12:12 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmEast E
LuandaMon 12:12 AM1708 km1061 miles922 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownMon 1:12 AM2007 km1247 miles1084 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaMon 12:12 AM2251 km1398 miles1215 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 12:12 AM2254 km1401 miles1217 nmNortheast NE
GaboroneMon 1:12 AM2294 km1426 miles1239 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméSun 11:12 PM2412 km1499 miles1303 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 12:12 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JohannesburgMon 1:12 AM2527 km1570 miles1364 nmEast-southeast ESE
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