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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 11:34:00 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: 98%

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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' South, Longitude: 158° 26' 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"927.03 miWest0° 03' 01.9"3.48 miNorth927.19 mi
24 hours14° 34' 41.2"939.88 miEast1° 52' 31.1"129.01 miNorth954.43 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 AM139 km87 miles75 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:34 AM1019 km633 miles550 nmEast-northeast ENE
AlofiTue 12:34 AM1225 km761 miles661 nmWest W
ApiaWed 12:34 AM1635 km1016 miles883 nmWest-northwest WNW
NukualofaWed 12:34 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:34 AM1898 km1179 miles1025 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 11:34 PM2448 km1521 miles1322 nmWest W
KiritimatiWed 1:34 AM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmNorth N
FunafutiTue 11:34 PM2783 km1729 miles1503 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamstownTue 3:34 AM2927 km1818 miles1580 nmEast-southeast ESE

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