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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 11:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 21° 14' South
Longitude: 163° 30' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.61 meters/second, 1492.6 km/hour, 927.5 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' 44.2"927.23 miwest0° 03' 05.1"3.54 minorth927.39 mi
24 hours14° 34' 01.5"939.35 mieast1° 53' 41.5"130.36 minorth954.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RarotongaTue 1:54 AM386 km240 miles208 nmEast E
AlofiTue 12:54 AM714 km443 miles385 nmWest-northwest WNW
ApiaWed 12:54 AM1201 km746 miles648 nmNorthwest NW
NukualofaWed 12:54 AM1215 km755 miles656 nmWest W
PapeeteTue 1:54 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmEast-northeast ENE
FakaofoWed 12:54 AM1553 km965 miles839 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SuvaTue 11:54 PM1925 km1196 miles1040 nmWest W
FunafutiTue 11:54 PM2329 km1447 miles1257 nmNorthwest NW
KiritimatiWed 1:54 AM2642 km1642 miles1427 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AucklandTue 11:54 PM2723 km1692 miles1470 nmSouthwest SW
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