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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, June 4, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 39' South, Longitude: 11° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.15 meters/second, 1487.3 km/hour, 924.2 miles/hour or 803.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.40 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.3"923.87 miwest0° 01' 10.3"1.34 minorth923.93 mi
24 hours14° 54' 13.9"958.23 mieast1° 11' 03.3"81.47 minorth965.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SwakopmundTue 12:44 AM318 km198 miles172 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis BayTue 12:44 AM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-southeast ESE
WindhoekTue 12:44 AM572 km355 miles309 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoTue 12:44 AM771 km479 miles416 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RunduTue 12:44 AM946 km588 miles511 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueTue 12:44 AM1004 km624 miles542 nmNortheast NE
LuandaTue 12:44 AM1429 km888 miles771 nmNorth N
GaboroneTue 1:44 AM1497 km930 miles808 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownTue 1:44 AM1514 km941 miles817 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JohannesburgTue 1:44 AM1743 km1083 miles941 nmEast-southeast ESE

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