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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
This phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 40' South
Longitude: 168° 34' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.98 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' 51.6"923.54 miwest0° 00' 52.6"1.00 misouth923.50 mi
24 hours15° 08' 13.5"973.19 mieast0° 23' 54.2"27.41 minorth974.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AlofiMon 12:12 AM322 km200 miles174 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiTue 12:12 AM636 km395 miles344 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuTue 12:12 AM657 km408 miles355 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:12 AM690 km429 miles373 nmWest W
Pago PagoMon 12:12 AM850 km528 miles459 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 1:12 AM912 km567 miles493 nmEast E
ApiaTue 12:12 AM931 km579 miles503 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:12 AM959 km596 miles518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 12:12 AM1391 km864 miles751 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaMon 11:12 PM1416 km880 miles765 nmWest-northwest WNW
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