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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 11:12:00 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
This phaseFull MoonMonday, June 4, 2012 at 11:13 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:43 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 40' South, Longitude: 168° 18' 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' 51.5"923.48 miWest0° 00' 52.8"1.01 miSouth923.43 mi
24 hours15° 08' 14.5"973.14 miEast0° 23' 49.9"27.33 miNorth974.85 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 AM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PangaiTue 12:12 AM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
NeiafuTue 12:12 AM681 km423 miles368 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 12:12 AM718 km446 miles388 nmWest W
Pago PagoMon 12:12 AM857 km532 miles463 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RarotongaMon 1:12 AM885 km550 miles478 nmEast E
ApiaTue 12:12 AM942 km585 miles509 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Salelologa (Savai'i)Tue 12:12 AM971 km603 miles524 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 12:12 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaMon 11:12 PM1443 km897 miles779 nmWest-northwest WNW

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