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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:12:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterMonday, May 28, 2012 at 8:18 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 31' South, Longitude: 82° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.39 meters/second, 1488.2 km/hour, 924.7 miles/hour or 803.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.41 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.04 misouth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.2"924.40 miwest0° 01' 52.1"2.14 misouth924.30 mi
24 hours15° 12' 08.5"978.30 mieast0° 00' 28.9"0.55 minorth978.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LimaMon 12:12 AM1179 km732 miles636 nmNorth-northeast NNE
La PazMon 1:12 AM1573 km977 miles849 nmEast-northeast ENE
SantiagoMon 1:12 AM1736 km1079 miles937 nmSoutheast SE
SucreMon 1:12 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmEast E
Rio BrancoMon 1:12 AM1992 km1238 miles1076 nmNortheast NE
CórdobaMon 2:12 AM2094 km1301 miles1131 nmSoutheast SE
GuayaquilMon 12:12 AM2149 km1335 miles1160 nmNorth N
QuitoMon 12:12 AM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmNorth N
Galapagos IslandsSun 11:12 PM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AsuncionMon 1:12 AM2533 km1574 miles1368 nmEast-southeast ESE

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