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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 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 43' South, Longitude: 105° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 412.88 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' 00.0"0.00 minorth15.39 mi
1 hour14° 21' 56.9"923.28 miwest0° 00' 06.4"0.12 minorth923.28 mi
24 hours15° 02' 29.0"966.66 mieast0° 46' 46.2"53.63 minorth970.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PerthTue 1:12 AM1530 km950 miles826 nmSoutheast SE
BandungTue 12:12 AM1652 km1027 miles892 nmNorth N
MalangTue 12:12 AM1706 km1060 miles921 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JakartaTue 12:12 AM1729 km1074 miles933 nmNorth N
SurabayaTue 12:12 AM1778 km1105 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DenpasarTue 1:12 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNortheast NE
MakassarTue 1:12 AM2369 km1472 miles1279 nmNortheast NE
PontianakTue 12:12 AM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmNorth N
SingaporeTue 1:12 AM2550 km1585 miles1377 nmNorth N
EuclaTue 1:57 AM2568 km1595 miles1386 nmEast-southeast ESE
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