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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 = Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 12:44:00 AM.

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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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 38' South, Longitude: 2° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.22 meters/second, 1487.6 km/hour, 924.3 miles/hour or 803.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.1"15.41 miWest0° 00' 01.2"0.02 miNorth15.41 mi
1 hour14° 22' 10.7"924.03 miWest0° 01' 20.0"1.53 miNorth924.11 mi
24 hours14° 52' 48.0"956.83 miEast1° 14' 41.6"85.64 miNorth964.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 12:44 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth-northwest NNW
WindhoekTue 1:44 AM2045 km1270 miles1104 nmEast E
LuandaTue 1:44 AM2220 km1379 miles1199 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownTue 2:44 AM2481 km1542 miles1340 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméTue 12:44 AM2639 km1640 miles1425 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 1:44 AM2731 km1697 miles1475 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 1:44 AM2734 km1699 miles1476 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleTue 1:44 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneTue 2:44 AM2946 km1831 miles1591 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanTue 12:44 AM2985 km1855 miles1612 nmNorth N

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