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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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 18' South, Longitude: 3° 51' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.04 meters/second, 1490.5 km/hour, 926.2 miles/hour or 804.8 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' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.44 mi
1 hour14° 21' 55.1"925.91 miwest0° 02' 45.4"3.16 misouth925.77 mi
24 hours15° 14' 00.8"981.83 mieast0° 20' 54.7"23.98 misouth980.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:44 PM627 km390 miles339 nmNorth-northwest NNW
WindhoekMon 12:44 AM2168 km1347 miles1170 nmEast E
LuandaMon 12:44 AM2294 km1425 miles1238 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownMon 1:44 AM2597 km1613 miles1402 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméSun 11:44 PM2657 km1651 miles1434 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 12:44 AM2796 km1738 miles1510 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 12:44 AM2799 km1739 miles1511 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleMon 12:44 AM2803 km1742 miles1513 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 11:44 PM2945 km1830 miles1590 nmNorth N
AccraSun 11:44 PM2997 km1862 miles1618 nmNorth N
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