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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 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 21° 15' South, Longitude: 161° 06' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.58 meters/second, 1492.5 km/hour, 927.4 miles/hour or 805.9 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' 43.5"927.16 miwest0° 03' 03.6"3.51 minorth927.33 mi
24 hours14° 34' 20.3"939.63 mieast1° 53' 08.3"129.72 minorth954.31 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:44 AM137 km85 miles74 nmEast E
AlofiTue 12:44 AM953 km592 miles515 nmWest-northwest WNW
PapeeteTue 1:44 AM1279 km794 miles690 nmEast-northeast ENE
ApiaWed 12:44 AM1398 km869 miles755 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 12:44 AM1464 km910 miles790 nmWest W
FakaofoWed 12:44 AM1705 km1059 miles921 nmNorthwest NW
SuvaTue 11:44 PM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:44 PM2539 km1577 miles1371 nmWest-northwest WNW
KiritimatiWed 1:44 AM2589 km1609 miles1398 nmNorth N
Chatham IslandsWed 12:29 AM2901 km1803 miles1566 nmSouth-southwest SSW
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