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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 Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 38' South, Longitude: 2° 59' 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"924.10 miwest0° 01' 20.2"1.53 minorth924.17 mi
24 hours14° 52' 46.3"956.87 mieast1° 14' 45.6"85.73 minorth964.72 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 AM694 km431 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
WindhoekTue 1:44 AM2074 km1289 miles1120 nmEast E
LuandaTue 1:44 AM2242 km1393 miles1210 nmNortheast NE
Cape TownTue 2:44 AM2503 km1555 miles1352 nmSoutheast SE
São ToméTue 12:44 AM2650 km1647 miles1431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaTue 1:44 AM2752 km1710 miles1486 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleTue 1:44 AM2754 km1712 miles1487 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleTue 1:44 AM2787 km1732 miles1505 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneTue 2:44 AM2973 km1847 miles1605 nmEast-southeast ESE
AbidjanTue 12:44 AM2984 km1854 miles1611 nmNorth N
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