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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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' South, Longitude: 158° 42' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.55 meters/second, 1492.4 km/hour, 927.3 miles/hour or 805.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 22.7"15.46 miwest0° 00' 03.0"0.06 minorth15.46 mi
1 hour14° 22' 42.9"927.10 miwest0° 03' 02.1"3.48 minorth927.27 mi
24 hours14° 34' 39.1"939.92 mieast1° 52' 34.9"129.09 minorth954.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:34 AM112 km69 miles60 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:34 AM1044 km649 miles564 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiTue 12:34 AM1197 km744 miles646 nmWest W
ApiaWed 12:34 AM1611 km1001 miles870 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:34 AM1712 km1064 miles925 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:34 AM1879 km1168 miles1015 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 11:34 PM2421 km1504 miles1307 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:34 AM2562 km1592 miles1383 nmNorth N
FunafutiTue 11:34 PM2757 km1713 miles1488 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 3:34 AM2953 km1835 miles1595 nmEast-southeast ESE
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