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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 1:44:00 PM.

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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 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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 42' South, Longitude: 155° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.90 meters/second, 1486.4 km/hour, 923.6 miles/hour or 802.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 21.8"15.39 miWest0° 00' 00.5"0.01 miSouth15.39 mi
1 hour14° 21' 53.3"923.31 miWest0° 00' 27.7"0.53 miSouth923.28 mi
24 hours15° 06' 01.8"970.56 miEast0° 33' 34.7"38.51 miNorth973.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BrisbaneMon 11:44 PM680 km422 miles367 nmSouth-southwest SSW
CairnsMon 11:44 PM1132 km704 miles611 nmWest-northwest WNW
NoumeaTue 12:44 AM1151 km715 miles622 nmEast E
SydneyMon 11:44 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port VilaTue 12:44 AM1431 km889 miles773 nmEast-northeast ENE
HoniaraTue 12:44 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port MoresbyMon 11:44 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmNorthwest NW
CanberraMon 11:44 PM1621 km1008 miles876 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MelbourneMon 11:44 PM2044 km1270 miles1104 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdelaideMon 11:14 PM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmSouthwest SW

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