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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:02:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 165° 54' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.99 meters/second, 1486.7 km/hour, 923.8 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' 51.5"923.50 miWest0° 00' 54.4"1.04 miSouth923.45 mi
24 hours15° 08' 22.6"973.30 miEast0° 23' 11.3"26.59 miNorth974.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiMon 12:02 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaMon 1:02 AM637 km396 miles344 nmEast E
PangaiTue 12:02 AM903 km561 miles488 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuTue 12:02 AM908 km564 miles490 nmWest-northwest WNW
Pago PagoMon 12:02 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NukualofaTue 12:02 AM965 km600 miles521 nmWest W
ApiaTue 12:02 AM1066 km663 miles576 nmNorthwest NW
FakaofoTue 12:02 AM1474 km916 miles796 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaMon 11:02 PM1686 km1047 miles910 nmWest W
PapeeteMon 1:02 AM1773 km1102 miles958 nmEast-northeast ENE

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