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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 11:54:00 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 23:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 39' South, Longitude: 9° 15' East

The ground speed is currently 413.16 meters/second, 1487.4 kilometres/hour, 924.2 miles/hour or 803.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon 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' 08.8"923.90 miWest0° 01' 11.8"1.37 miNorth923.96 mi
24 hours14° 53' 59.9"958.00 miEast1° 11' 39.8"82.17 miNorth965.39 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
SwakopmundTue 12:54 AM556 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis BayTue 12:54 AM560 km348 miles302 nmEast-southeast ESE
OpuwoTue 12:54 AM624 km388 miles337 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekTue 12:54 AM814 km506 miles440 nmEast E
LubangoTue 12:54 AM869 km540 miles469 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaTue 12:54 AM1481 km920 miles800 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownTue 1:54 AM1631 km1014 miles881 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JamestownMon 11:54 PM1699 km1056 miles918 nmWest-northwest WNW
GaboroneTue 1:54 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmEast-southeast ESE
JohannesburgTue 1:54 AM1977 km1228 miles1067 nmEast-southeast ESE

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