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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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 19' South
Longitude: 6° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.02 meters/second, 1490.5 km/hour, 926.1 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' 54.8"925.86 miwest0° 02' 43.9"3.13 misouth925.72 mi
24 hours15° 13' 58.8"981.74 mieast0° 20' 15.3"23.23 misouth980.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 11:54 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNorth N
WindhoekMon 12:54 AM2414 km1500 miles1303 nmEast E
LuandaMon 12:54 AM2504 km1556 miles1352 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSun 11:54 PM2780 km1727 miles1501 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 1:54 AM2796 km1738 miles1510 nmSoutheast SE
LibrevilleMon 12:54 AM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSun 11:54 PM2956 km1837 miles1596 nmNorth N
KinshasaMon 12:54 AM2993 km1860 miles1616 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 12:54 AM2995 km1861 miles1617 nmNortheast NE
AccraSun 11:54 PM3043 km1891 miles1643 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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