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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 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 41' South, Longitude: 172° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.93 meters/second, 1486.5 km/hour, 923.7 miles/hour or 802.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.39 miwest0° 00' 00.7"0.01 misouth15.39 mi
1 hour14° 21' 52.4"923.37 miwest0° 00' 39.1"0.75 misouth923.34 mi
24 hours344° 52' 54.6"971.77 miwest0° 29' 06.0"33.37 minorth973.97 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NoumeaMon 11:34 PM584 km363 miles315 nmWest W
Port VilaMon 11:34 PM588 km366 miles318 nmNorthwest NW
NadiTue 12:34 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNortheast NE
LautokaTue 12:34 AM723 km449 miles391 nmNortheast NE
SuvaTue 12:34 AM773 km480 miles417 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuganvilleMon 11:34 PM856 km532 miles462 nmNorthwest NW
KingstonTue 12:04 AM914 km568 miles494 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LabasaTue 12:34 AM964 km599 miles520 nmNortheast NE
NukualofaTue 1:34 AM1321 km821 miles713 nmEast E
FunafutiTue 12:34 AM1647 km1023 miles889 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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