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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 11:12 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, June 11, 2012 at 10:42 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, June 4, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 39' South
Longitude: 11° 23' 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.0"15.40 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.40 mi
1 hour14° 22' 08.4"923.94 miwest0° 01' 10.5"1.35 minorth924.00 mi
24 hours14° 54' 12.3"958.28 mieast1° 11' 07.2"81.56 minorth965.58 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 AM344 km214 miles186 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis BayTue 12:44 AM353 km219 miles191 nmEast-southeast ESE
WindhoekTue 12:44 AM599 km372 miles323 nmEast E
LubangoTue 12:44 AM778 km483 miles420 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RunduTue 12:44 AM971 km603 miles524 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaTue 12:44 AM1432 km890 miles773 nmNorth N
GaboroneTue 1:44 AM1524 km947 miles823 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownTue 1:44 AM1526 km948 miles824 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JohannesburgTue 1:44 AM1769 km1099 miles955 nmEast-southeast ESE
PretoriaTue 1:44 AM1772 km1101 miles957 nmEast-southeast ESE
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