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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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 16' South
Longitude: 153° 26' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.49 meters/second, 1492.2 km/hour, 927.2 miles/hour or 805.7 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.45 miwest0° 00' 02.9"0.06 minorth15.45 mi
1 hour14° 22' 41.6"926.96 miwest0° 02' 58.7"3.42 minorth927.13 mi
24 hours14° 35' 20.1"940.54 mieast1° 51' 21.2"127.68 minorth954.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PapeeteTue 1:12 AM579 km360 miles313 nmNortheast NE
RarotongaTue 1:12 AM659 km409 miles356 nmWest W
AlofiTue 12:12 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmWest W
ApiaWed 12:12 AM2112 km1312 miles1140 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:12 AM2259 km1403 miles1220 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:12 AM2318 km1440 miles1251 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 3:12 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmEast-southeast ESE
KiritimatiWed 1:12 AM2594 km1612 miles1401 nmNorth N
SuvaTue 11:12 PM2967 km1844 miles1602 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:12 PM3256 km2023 miles1758 nmWest-northwest WNW
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