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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 Monday, June 4, 2012 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 21' South, Longitude: 18° 13' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.90 meters/second, 1490.0 km/hour, 925.9 miles/hour or 804.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.43 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 misouth15.43 mi
1 hour14° 21' 54.0"925.60 miwest0° 02' 35.6"2.98 misouth925.47 mi
24 hours15° 13' 47.4"981.28 mieast0° 16' 58.7"19.47 misouth980.52 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 12:44 AM1449 km900 miles782 nmEast-northeast ENE
RecifeSun 9:44 PM2313 km1437 miles1249 nmNorthwest NW
SalvadorSun 9:44 PM2344 km1456 miles1266 nmWest-northwest WNW
Rio de JaneiroSun 9:44 PM2578 km1602 miles1392 nmWest W
São PauloSun 9:44 PM2930 km1821 miles1582 nmWest W
FortalezaSun 9:44 PM2940 km1827 miles1587 nmNorthwest NW
MonroviaMon 12:44 AM3166 km1967 miles1709 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrasiliaSun 9:44 PM3186 km1980 miles1720 nmWest W
AbidjanMon 12:44 AM3333 km2071 miles1799 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 12:44 AM3345 km2079 miles1806 nmNorth N
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