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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 10:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 39' South, Longitude: 159° 28' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.01 meters/second, 1486.8 km/hour, 923.9 miles/hour or 802.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.40 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 misouth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 21' 51.3"923.61 miwest0° 00' 58.7"1.12 misouth923.55 mi
24 hours15° 08' 43.7"973.80 mieast0° 21' 27.4"24.61 minorth975.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaMon 12:34 AM57 km35 miles31 nmNorthwest NW
AlofiSun 11:34 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteMon 12:34 AM1134 km705 miles613 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaMon 11:34 PM1565 km972 miles845 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaMon 11:34 PM1631 km1014 miles881 nmWest W
FakaofoMon 11:34 PM1853 km1152 miles1001 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaMon 10:34 PM2345 km1457 miles1266 nmWest W
KiritimatiTue 12:34 AM2613 km1623 miles1411 nmNorth N
FunafutiMon 10:34 PM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmWest-northwest WNW
Chatham IslandsMon 11:19 PM2937 km1825 miles1586 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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