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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: 98%

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 10:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 17' South, Longitude: 146° 43' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.42 meters/second, 1491.9 km/hour, 927.0 miles/hour or 805.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.5"15.45 miwest0° 00' 02.7"0.05 minorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 22' 40.1"926.79 miwest0° 02' 54.6"3.34 minorth926.95 mi
24 hours14° 36' 12.0"941.32 mieast1° 49' 47.1"125.88 minorth955.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 12:44 AM512 km318 miles277 nmNorthwest NW
RarotongaTue 12:44 AM1355 km842 miles731 nmWest W
AdamstownTue 2:44 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmEast-southeast ESE
AlofiMon 11:44 PM2435 km1513 miles1315 nmWest W
ApiaTue 11:44 PM2780 km1728 miles1501 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 12:44 AM2810 km1746 miles1518 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FakaofoTue 11:44 PM2938 km1826 miles1586 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaTue 11:44 PM2953 km1835 miles1594 nmWest W
SuvaTue 10:44 PM3663 km2276 miles1978 nmWest W
Chatham IslandsTue 11:29 PM3729 km2317 miles2014 nmSouthwest SW
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